Word of the Week

Zeigarnik Effect

Ever heard of this?

Me neither, but Larry Ferlazzo blogged about it here. In a nutshell, the Zeigarnik Effect is the idea that once we tend to finish it. So the upshot is if you’ve got a great idea roaming through your head, start the project. Don’t wait for the perfect expanse of time to come along.

Hmm. Advice I should take. Today!

Excuse me as I return to that script I’ve started.

Works Cited

Dean. J. (Feb. 8, 2011). The Zeignarik Effect.” Retrieved from

Ferlazzo, L. (Sept. 30, 2016). A Look Back: The Zeignarik Effect and How I Applied It to the Classroom. Retrieved from:


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