ENGL 0312 Coursemap: Spring Semester, 2019.
Researchers have discovered that the first hour after learning new information is the most critical to retaining the information. ...[W]ithin one hour of learning new information, we forget about 50 percent unless we review in some way.
from "The One-Hour Rule." Developmental Education Curriculum Guide. Mountain Lakes, NJ: Newsweek Education Program, 2004, p. 34. Reproduced under fair use for classroom use only.