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Collaborative Learning Project Part 1

This year I’ve decided to undertake a classroom research project asking the question: “how do students make better progress when learning collaborative, rather than working in groups”. 281 more words


Towards better Questioning

Asking questions should be second nature to teachers. Asking better questions that challenge and make the student think is something that I’m still trying to work towards. 467 more words


Hand in Glove; SOLO Taxonomy & Cooperative Learning

Action Research: Working with outstanding Berrymede Junior School has presented an opportunity to better harness the vast amounts of pupil knowledge made visible by Cooperative Learning. 1,424 more words

Cooperative Learning


In discussion-based classes, establishing classroom community early on can be essential; however, sometimes class icebreakers can feel forced or unrelated to larger course aims. We have all struggled initially with coming up with great activities for the first day of class, and, below, we’ve assembled some ideas that we have found work well for us. 2,046 more words

Collaborative Learning

Varied Class Discussion Formats

In a previous post, I looked at the importance of carefully planning and guiding a discussion. One strategy that I mentioned in that post was maintaining engaging discussions by using many different formats through which students collaboratively interact with ideas. 1,104 more words

Collaborative Learning

Individualized Collaborative Learning through Online Resources

English 626 – NAU


Human beings gather and develop meaning and knowledge through their interactions with one another and with the world around them. This is why such concepts as creative making and collaborative learning have proven to be effective methods for student learning of skills and information. 1,541 more words

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