This note collects ideas about how to encode knowledge into Spaced repetition memory system prompts, both to support memory of facts but also to foster richer understanding (Spaced repetition memory systems can be used to develop conceptual understanding).
A work in progress:
See section Improving the mnemonic medium: making better cards in How can we develop transformative tools for thought? and Nielsen (2018, 2019).
Nielsen, M. (2018). Augmenting Long-term Memory. http://augmentingcognition.com/ltm.html
Nielsen, M. (2019, January). Using spaced repetition systems to see through a piece of mathematics. http://cognitivemedium.com/srs-mathematics
Wozniak, P. (1999, February). Effective learning: Twenty rules of formulating knowledge. https://www.supermemo.com/en/archives1990-2015/articles/20rules