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Making cooperative learning work student teams in K-12 classrooms by Paul J. Vermette

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Published by Merrill in Upper Saddle River, N.J .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Team learning approach in education -- United States.,
  • Group work in education -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-232) and indexes.

StatementPaul J. Vermette.
LC ClassificationsLB1032 .V39 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 240 p. :
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1012737M
ISBN 100132063921
LC Control Number96053392

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Lawrence Erlbaum Associates (Taylor & Francis Group) Making Cooperative Learning Work Author(s): David W. Johnson and Roger T. Johnson Source: Theory into Practice, Vol. 38, No. 2, Building Community through Cooperative Learning (Spring, ), pp. Published by: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates (Taylor & Francis Group)Cited by: David and Roger Johnson and Edythe Holubec. The foundation for using cooperative learning in your classroom. The book covers the nature of cooperative learning, the essential components that make it work, the teacher's role, the structuring of positive interdependence and individual accountability, teaching students social skills, group processing, and forming teacher colleagial support groups. He demonstrates workable and purposeful ways for teachers to use cooperative learning that works and promotes student learning. Many teachers have students work in groups, but the "learning" part for is not always certain. If you are trying to make cooperative learning an effective tool in your classroom, this book is be by: 7. Informal cooperative-learning activities such as random reporter or think-pair-share may also be used, but these shouldn't be the only cooperative activity. The best way to use cooperative learning is to replace individual work, which in traditional lesson cycles happens after lessons and before assessments.

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