ERIC Number: EJ648199
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Productive Helping in Cooperative Groups.
Webb, Noreen M.; Farivar, Sydney H.; Mastergeorge, Ann M.
Theory into Practice, v41 n1 p13-20 Win 2002
Examines the mechanism of helping behavior, specifically, the exchange of explanations about the content being learned, describing conditions that must be satisfied for help to be effective and discussing the responsibilities of the help-seeker, help-giver, and teacher. Examples come from a study of a semester- long program of peer learning in middle school mathematics classrooms using cooperative learning. (SM)
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