Learning is not easy nor does it occur automatically. People have different styles of learning and ways they master a task or a concept. Much of it relates to how your brain is “wired.” These sites will help you discover how to learn more efficiently.
http://www.ucc.vt.edu/stdysk/checklis.html This site will help you evaluate some of your study skills and reveal areas that may require improvement.
http://www.mtsu.edu/~studskl/mem.html This site discusses some important concepts related to memory and learning principles.