Collaboration for Teaching and Learning

Have you ever worked with a group of people on a project? Or asked a friend to help you with an assignment? If so, you were being collaborative, or working with someone else, to reach a goal. In education, collaborative learning is a technique teachers use to group students together to impact learning in a positive way. Proponents of collaborative learning believe it helps students in many ways, as we’ll see below. They theorize that working together increases learning outcomes. Collaborative learning can occur between…