Sloan, W. (2016, June). Planning for Great Group Work.

Effective group work provides the space and structure for students to work together and learn from one another. For those reasons, group work can be an enriching educational experience—or it can be a total waste of time. What makes the difference? Planning. Proper planning for group work includes laying the groundwork for collaboration, assigning groups that work well together, developing group-worthy tasks, and determining ways to assess group and individual contributions.

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