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ERIC Number: ED077841
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Pages: 33
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Learning in the Small Group. A Classroom Manual Based on a National Seminar.
Institute for Development of Educational Activities, Dayton, OH.
The small-group process is discussed in relation to its use as a teaching method; the objections to and advantages of small groups are enumerated, and numerous group interaction diagrams are listed. Also, various exercises and guidelines for successful group application are presented. A final section is devoted to the different kinds of groups and their special application to certain teaching methods and subject matter. Groups listed are the open-discussion group, the tutorial group, the assigned-roles group, the research group, the task flexibility group, the investigative group, the heuristic mode, the group talk model, the brainstorming group, the socratic-analysis group, the value-clarifying group, and the colloquium. A small group bibliography is included. (JB)
Institute for Development of Educational Activities, Inc., 5335 Far Hills Avenue, Suite 300, Dayton, Ohio 45429 ($2.00)
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Authoring Institution: Institute for Development of Educational Activities, Dayton, OH.