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What Is Metacognition? 3 Benefits of Metacognitive Awareness
Written by MasterClass
Last updated: Apr 28, 2022 • 4 min read
Metacognitive thinking constitutes a conscious awareness of your own thoughts and mental processes. It means reflecting on your own memories, learning style, mental habits, daydreams, and other attributes of your daily conscious and subconscious thinking patterns. Learn more about what metacognition is and how you can employ it in your everyday life.