Learning Myths Survey
True or false: When it comes to learning, metacognition (e.g., thinking about thinking) can be just as important as intelligence.
What is the best way to learn from some text?
Read and reread the text.
Explain key ideas of the text to yourself while reading.
Underline key concepts.
Use a highlighter.
True or false: Intelligence is fixed at birth.
You have a test coming up. What’s the best way to review the material?
Circle key points in the textbook.
Review relevant points of the lecture in audio format.
Take an informal quiz based on the material.
To which of the following should you not tailor your learning?
Learning styles (visual, audio, etc.)
True or false: Learning should be spaced out over time.
True or false: Right-brained people learn differently from left-brained people.
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