What is a Learning Boost?
Learning boosts are a learning program strategy in which learners are sent short pieces of information, activities, or quiz questions to boost retention of a particular topic or subject.
Other Common Names
Other common names for learning boosts include:
Key Properties of Learning Boosts
- Small amounts of information, content, or questions sent to learners after a learning experience
- Require learners to recall and retrieve information
- Help the learned content in the learner’s short-term memory (helps fight the Forgetting Curve!)
- Focus exclusively on content already covered