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Metacognition-English Word of the Day

pink man thinking, showing metacognition
" Metacognition " is often simply defined as "thinking about thinking."According to Merriam-Webster, Metacognition is " awareness or analysis of one's own learning or thinking processes.For example: research on metacognition … has demonstrated the value of monitoring one's own cognitive processes — Colette A. DaiuteAccording to Nancy Chick, CFT Assistant Director At Vanderbilt University, ""Metacognitive practices increase students’ abilities to transfer...