Feynman Technique

  • Identify the subject. Write down everything you know about the topic.
  • Teach it to a child. If you can teach a concept to a child, then you're way ahead of the game.
  • Identify your knowledge gaps. This is the point where the real learning happens.
  • Organize + simplify + Tell a story.

Zettelkasten uses a variant of this as it asks you to Capture Understanding - Don't Quote.