Tips to Improve your Memory
Memorising material is a constant concern for all students. Some put lots of effort into forcing their brains to retain material. This article gives lots of pointers in how to do a better job of it.
“Memory is the diary we all carry about with us”, said Oscar Wilde.
But are some people’s diaries more accurate than others? What happens if you can’t naturally remember lots of things? Certain students would be put at a disadvantage because of this, as memory is an important skill needed in order to do well at school. So, can you improve memory? And if yes, what are the best ways to do so?
This might sound like a lot of questions, but this blog looks at 15 simple techniques that can help students improve their memory, thus improving their performance. We have divided them into 4 sections:
- Working around working memory
- What to do when revising
- What teachers can do in the classroom
- Looking after your brain