Working memory span development: a time-based resource-sharing model account.

@article{Barrouillet2009WorkingMS,
  title={Working memory span development: a time-based resource-sharing model account.},
  author={Pierre Barrouillet and Nathalie Gavens and Evie Vergauwe and Vinciane Gaillard and Val{\'e}rie Camos},
  journal={Developmental psychology},
  year={2009},
  volume={45 2},
  pages={477-90}
}
The time-based resource-sharing model (P. Barrouillet, S. Bernardin, & V. Camos, 2004) assumes that during complex working memory span tasks, attention is frequently and surreptitiously switched from processing to reactivate decaying memory traces before their complete loss. Three experiments involving children from 5 to 14 years of age investigated the… CONTINUE READING