Online Article

No More Assembly-Line Projects

student collaboration

Teacher Quality Standards

  • QS III: Teachers plan and deliver effective instruction and create an environment that facilitates learning for their students.
    • Element E: Teachers provide students with opportunities to work in teams and develop leadership.

In this brief article, the authors discuss elements that take group projects from being assembly-line-like, in which students simply "divide and conquer" to tasks addressing larger learning goals.