A Randomized Controlled Trial of Interleaved Mathematics Practice.

  title={A Randomized Controlled Trial of Interleaved Mathematics Practice.},
  author={D. Rohrer and R. Dedrick and M. K. Hartwig and C. Cheung},
  journal={Journal of Educational Psychology},
  • D. Rohrer, R. Dedrick, +1 author C. Cheung
  • Published 2019
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Educational Psychology
  • We report the results of a preregistered, cluster randomized controlled trial of a mathematics learning intervention known as interleaved practice. Whereas most mathematics assignments consist of a block of problems devoted to the same skill or concept, an interleaved assignment is arranged so that no 2 consecutive problems require the same strategy. Previous small-scale studies found that practice assignments with a greater proportion of interleaved practice produced higher test scores. In the… CONTINUE READING
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