ERIC Number: EJ506837
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Developing Collaborative Skills in College Students.
New Directions for Teaching and Learning, n59 p25-31 Fall 1994
Social skills needed for effective collaborative learning by college students are discussed, including skills in interpersonal interaction, group building and management, inquiry, conflict resolution, and synthesis and presentation. Five instructional strategies to enhance students' collaborative skills are described: identification, demonstration, modeling, performance feedback, and reflection. (MSE)
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, College Instruction, College Students, Conflict Resolution, Cooperative Learning, Educational Principles, Educational Strategies, Feedback, Group Dynamics, Higher Education, Inquiry, Interpersonal Competence, Leadership Qualities, Peer Relationship, Skill Development
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue topic: "Collaborative Learning: Underlying Processes and Effective Techniques."