Learning to learn: 4 steps to help your students improve their learning

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 09:38 -- aliceg

Learning to learn

Strategies such as planning, setting goals and evaluating performance can greatly improve students’ learning processes and increase their motivation.  Learning to learn (meta-cognition) teaches students to take an active role in their education and studies have revealed that it can even boost learning by up to eight months. So how do you motivate your students to take responsibility for monitoring and evaluating their own learning?