What do fruit salad and interleaving have in common?

What do fruit salad and interleaving have in common?

Interleaving is a powerful strategy that boosts learning by mixing up content students need to learn. Based on a wealth of cognitive science research, the challenge and "desirable difficulty" of interleaving can double exam performance compared to teaching content in "blocks" of the same concepts. But what's the secret to effective and fruitful interleaving? Mix similar topics. Read more about why and stay tuned for next week, when we'll share quick how to's.

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Download our Interleaving Practice Guide!

Download our Interleaving Practice Guide!

Based on a growing mountain of evidence, interleaving is a strategy that dramatically improves learning. In a nutshell: The way practice problems are arranged can dramatically affect student learning. Download our new Interleaving Guide and learn more.

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