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ERIC Number: ED351207
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993-Jan
Pages: 11
Abstractor: N/A
Using Cooperative Learning in Science Education.
Blosser, Patricia E.
This bulletin focuses on cooperative learning with an emphasis on its use in science classrooms. A comprehensive review of the educational literature on cooperative learning is presented. Major sections of this document include the following: (1) why cooperative learning in science? (2) some characteristics of cooperative learning; (3) some varieties of cooperative learning; (4) research on cooperative learning; (5) cooperative learning in science classrooms; (6) some questions and controversies related to cooperative learning; (7) cooperative learning: benefits revisited; and (8) staff development and cooperative learning. (PR)
ERIC Clearinghouse for Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education, Suite 310, 1200 Chambers Road, Columbus, OH 43212 ($1.50).
Publication Type: ERIC Publications; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse for Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education, Columbus, OH.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: Part of the series, The Science Outlook: An Informational Bulletin produced by ERIC/CSMEE.