Spaced repetition

From Lesswrongwiki
Revision as of 21:50, 25 May 2011 by Kevin (talk | contribs)
Jump to: navigation, search

Abbreviated SR or SRS for spaced repetition software. An evidence based learning technique that seems to reduce the time needed to learn flashcards by using cognitive science derived principles for showing you something right before you are likely to forget it.

Anki is the open source tool of choice.


See http://lesswrong.com/lw/5v1/selfprogramming_through_spaced_repetition/

http://lesswrong.com/lw/3oq/spaced_repetition_database_for_a_humans_guide_to/, http://lesswrong.com/lw/3px/anki_deck_for_biases_and_fallacies/, http://lesswrong.com/lw/4um/anki_on_android_in_60_seconds/, http://lesswrong.com/lw/4ve/anki_on_mac_in_60_seconds/, http://lesswrong.com/lw/5n7/srs_advice/, http://lesswrong.com/lw/379/cheat_codes/, http://lesswrong.com/lw/52x/i_want_a_better_memory/