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- Learning in groups: a handbook for face-to-face and online environments, 4th edition
- Jaques, David; Salmon, Gilly
- Learning in groups, rather than in formal lectures or presentations, allows students to have greater scope to negotiate meaning and express themselves and their own ideas. It also helps them to establish far more effective releationships, not only with their tutors and trainers but with each other. Yet many tutors and trainers find the leadership role required when working in groups difficult to perform satisfactorily and revert to their traditional role as subject expert and prime talker. This handbook is a truly comprehensive guide for anyone involved in groupwork, containing advice and practical exercises to develop group learning skills for both learners and tutors. This new edition has been thoroughly updated, containing valuable new material throughout on group learning and collaborating online, action research and the role of reflection and emotional intelligence.
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- Adult education; Behavioural management; Business management and accounting; Collaboration; Education; EI; Emotional intelligence; Group counseling; Group learning; Group therapy; Group work; Group work in education; Higher education; Open and distance education and elearning; Post-compulsory education; Reflection; Study of ODL and elearning; Teaching and learning
- Taylor and Francis
- 9780415365260, 0415365260
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- Copyright © 2006.
- Peer reviewed