Cooperative Learning Visual Concept DiagramDescription
Cooperative learning can be described as means of providing opportunities for pupils to work together as a team in accomplishing a set of given objectives. It is collaborative in nature and focuses on individual accountability to team success. A major benefit of cooperative learning includes the nurturance and development of social interaction skills.
Principles of Project-based Learning
Cooperative learning as a teaching strategy relies on the following:
> Group Investigation
> STAD (Student Teams-Achievement Divisions)
> Jigsaw II