The hypercorrection effect :"Confidently held false memories will be corrected more often than other errors."https://t.co/02xiEjVeaT— Kiran Johny (@johnywrites) August 14, 2018https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Am updating this post with a newly added YouTube video which explains the concept very clearly .https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n3CPPNgJDTc
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The hypercorrection effect is the idea that high-confidence errors are more likely to be corrected after feedback than are low-confidence errors (Butterfield & Metcalfe, 2001) This idea seems to me as a very good reason why we need to design learning environment which encourages trying failing and correcting mistakes without any punishment associated with it.(Eg, … Continue reading Tweet: Hyper-correction of high-confidence errors.