Learning Together and Alone: Co-Operative, Competitive and Individualistic Learning

Learning Together and Alone remains the most comprehensive cooperative learning text available for educators. The authors, well-known for their research in the field, continue to present cooperative learning in its broad spectrum, highlighting different approaches any teacher can use. They uniquely integrate cooperative learning with competitive and individualistic learning by providing guidelines for when and how to use specific approaches. In addition, the authors provide guidelines for managing critical issues such as teaching social skills, assessing competencies and involvement, and resolving conflict among group members.