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Group Work That Works : Student Collaboration for 21st Century Success (Paperback) (Paul J. Vermette &
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This practical book shows you how to effectively implement cooperative learning to help your middle school and high school students become more engaged in school while developing crucial career and life skills. Each chapter is filled with vignettes and exercises to show you how the strategies look in the classroom. Using the authors’ Dual Objective Model, which stresses content mastery and improved problem-solving skills while also assisting students’ social and emotional development, you’ll find out how to assign meaningful tasks and projects, build effective teams, monitor group dynamics, and assess and evaluate group work.