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Chalkboard vs. Whiteboard: Which is Better for Learning?
There is some debate about whether chalkboards or whiteboards are better for health, aesthetic, ecological, and other reasons. Some academic departments have switched back from whiteboards to traditional chalkboards believing that students learn better using this traditional tool. This experiment explores whether using a chalkboard or a whiteboard for the visual presentation of information leads to better retention of that information.
Which helps us remember information better: a chalkboard or a whiteboard?
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