How to Improve Attention Span for Students: Proven Strategies and Tips

For decades now, we have various theories about the dwindling average attention span of humans. In the year 2004, some studies proved the average attention to be 2½ minutes. After some years, the same was estimated as 75 seconds. Recently in 2023, the same was found to be close to only 47 seconds. Out of all these, the one that stayed with the people was a legendary finding by Microsoft that humans can focus for a maximum of 8 seconds (2015). Over some time, this theory was condemned by other experts. However, what experts do agree is that there is a genuine problem of concentration, focus, or short attention span in this digital age. Let’s delve in and figure out all about attention span and see how we can improve it.