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Oct 20

Short-term Memory




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Which is more important in learning: pictures or text/reading?

What does the first edition of the USA Today have to do with education? It will help explain the answer to two questions:

After information is presented orally, what percentage is remembered after 72 hours, and after information is presented orally including a picture, what percentage is remembered after 72 hours?

Read this month’s October 2017 Ed Tip to discover why pictures are a very important factor in education.