Working Memory | yttrium1

Working Memory

So if you haven’t come across the concept of working memory, you really haven’t been paying attention. Understanding Working Memory provides the panacea for all your teaching ills:
David Didau (@DavidDidau) has used the concept to discuss problems that might come from “Reading Along“.
Greg Ashman (@greg_ashman) champions its use because it underlies “Cognitive Load Theory”.
Baddeley’s interpretation of Working Memory provides a theoretical underpinning of Meyer’s “Dual Coding” – you learn more from words and pictures – which is all over the place at the moment.

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