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  1. Overlearning

    Overlearning is a pedagogical concept subscribing to the belief that one should practice newly acquired skills well beyond the point of initial mastery, leading to automaticity.

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  1. Overlearning

    Learning in which practice proceeds beyond the point where the act can just be performed with the required degree of excellence.


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