Creating an Environment for Talking and Collaboration: Guiding Students to Tackle College and Career Readiness Using Productive Group Work

About This Course

This session looks at ways to support collaborative conversations based on subject matter content.

Using the constructs of productive group work, participants learn about strategies, including “Request and Reciprocal Teaching” to support collegial discussions and content-based arguments.

Additionally, best practice ideas intended to build a culture of “talk” in the classroom are shared through video and discussion.

The session also looks at scaffolds for supporting classroom conversations and helps  participants identify quality indicators of productive group work.