Using our memory shapes our memory

Using our memory shapes our memory

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Unlike a typical data-storage device human memory is shaped by its use. Information stored in memory is made more or less accessible by how the information is used. Non-use makes it more difficult to retrieve, while recall of information strengthens the memory and makes it easier to recall later.
Tags:
memory, long-term memory, remembering, retrieval, Education, instruction
Duration:
00:04:41