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Learning the Guitar Fretboard Using Anki Flashcards

November 5, 2012


Last week I committed to taking the first steps towards getting started with Anki and I am happy to report that I met that goal.  I am just getting started but I can already see that Anki and spaced repetition will  be a powerful tool for helping me learn the guitar.  Before I describe my […]

Spaced Repetition: How to Learn Anything and Never Forget it

October 29, 2012


What if I told you that there was a learning technique that would allow you to learn almost anything in seconds a day and never forget it.  Would you be interested?  Can you believe that this technique has been around for almost a century yet lies in obscurity? Spaced repetition refers to a learning technique […]

Grocery Shopping with a Toddler: A Great Opportunity to Teach

October 1, 2012


Almost every Sunday Lily and I head down to Trader Joe’s to get our weekly groceries.  Lily likes to do as much as she can to help me when we are in the store.  She likes to: push the cart through the aisles select her favorite fruits and vegetables and place them in the cart […]