Resources > Glossary > Spaced repetition

Spaced repetition

The practice of spacing out, or distributing, learning sessions over time.

This approach to study is shown to have more efficacy than one-time trainings or common (if ineffective) educational study techniques like cramming.

See also: Cognitive science, Distributed learning

 


Spaced repetition in action:

The Cerego Learning Engine

How Cerego Works: An Inside Look at the Cerego Learning Engine

Download white paper →

 

Cerego slide background (4)

US Army reduces training time by 33-48% while significantly improving retention and application

Read case study →