If your teachers ever discouraged you from doodling in your notebooks, they were wrong: recent studies have shown that drawing while listening to even dull lectures increased memory retention by 29 percent. That’s why your kids–and your parents, and you–should definitely draw more. Sketching can stimulate parts of your brain, not to mention your heart. Want to learn how? Check out our online art kourses. Our teachers will only encourage you to doodle in your notebook!