I started thinking about cooperative learning in 2010 and have made slow punctuated progress since. I know enough to write about it.
Back in 2010, I read and reread John Hattie’s Visible Learning. Among other strategies, I was drawn to cooperative learning.
Following a trail of references, I bought Graham Nuthall’s book: The Hidden Lives of Learners which confirms that students learn more from their peers than they do from their teachers.
Any teacher would be crazy not to make use of this.
The trick is to make sure that your students are learning what you want them to learn. How can…
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