As teachers it is important to constantly be striving for new and exciting ways to engage students and improve learning. Cooperative learning is a strategy that is quickly becoming widely used by teachers around the world in a range of learning areas and levels. Engaging Mathematics Students Using Cooperative Learning is an engaging and passionate guide for teachers of all experience levels as to how to include cooperative learning in your classroom environment. Although directed at mathematics in general, the techniques in this book can be applied to any learning area.
John D. Strebe, a mathematics teacher of 38 years, draws on his experiences in and out of the classroom to bring to life a range of cooperative learning strategies. Not only does he explain the strategies in detail, Strebe also includes a vast array of reproducible pages that can be used directly for your classroom or as examples to be adapted. Whether you are new to cooperative learning strategies or a veteran, there is something in this book to make your classroom, and yourself, better.