Does observation enhance learning?

02/29/2012 | Time.com

New research shows that people learn by observation -- as well as by doing -- because while watching others' actions, parts of the brain that control physical movements are triggered. While observation can enhance learning, according to some studies, research also shows the necessity of acting out the motions.

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