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structured interaction of small groups of students who work together to achieve a common goal which includes helping themselves and other students learn best; involves both interdependence (all members of the group participate to complete a task) and individual and group accountability (each member is accountable for the final product).

Resources: www.wcer.wisc.edu/nise/cl1/CL/default.asp
www.co-operation.org
www.ncsu.edu/felder-public/Cooperative_Learning.html
www.ericdigests.org/1995-1/elements.htm
www.stedwards.edu/cte/resources/cooperative.htm
www.schreyerinstitute.psu.edu/pdf/Collaborative_Learning_bibliography.pdf
www.ncrel.org/sdrs/areas/rpl_esys/collab.htm

See also: Cooperative Learning Group, Student-Active Teaching