Do you know the challenges of group work and how may I address them?

Do you know the challenges of group work and how may I address them?

Eberly Center

Teaching Excellence & Educational Innovation

Unfortuitously, groups can effortlessly end up being less, instead of more, compared to the amount of their parts. Why is this?

In this section, we think about the hazards of team jobs and strategies trainers may use in order to avoid or mitigate them. Find other methods and examples right here or contact the Eberly Center for Teaching Excellence for help.

  • C rdination costs
  • Inspiration costs
  • Intellectual costs
  • Allocating time
  • Training process abilities
  • Assessing process in addition to product
  • Assessing specific as well as group learning

Challenges for students

C rdination costs represent time and energy that group work consumes that each work will not, like the time it will take to c rdinate schedules, arrange meetings, meet, correspond, make decisions collectively, incorporate the contributions of team users, etc.Continue reading