2019 Gateway Confence Workshop: Best Practices of student peer study Groups
Best Practices of Learning Groups to Engage and Increase Student Achievement in Difficult Courses workshop. Atlanta, GA. Additional resources under peer learning and peer bibliography pages in this website. Following are some of the materials shared.
Peer Learning Groups YouTube Channel This is a YouTube channel I use to share my videos on peer learning. It contains "Lessons Learned" and a four-part series on PAL Facilitator development videos reporting on changes in their vocational, leader, and professional identities.
Workshop PowerPoint Slides Handout (PDF Version) No need to copy ahead of time. I will provide a paper copy of the handout at beginning of the workshop. The essential slides are arranged six per page.
Workshop PowerPoint Slides (PP version) These are the essential PP slides for the workshop. Open the file with PP on your computer to take notes in the "notes" section.
Peer Learning Groups Resource Page This is my master resource page for postsecondary peer learning groups.
Annotated Bibliography Postsecondary Peer Cooperative Learning Groups Provides access to an annotated bibliography I maintain on more than 1,400 publications on the six major peer learning groups. It also contains subject and topic bibliographies drawn from this large one. The EndNote bibliography can be downloaded.
Peer Learning Facilitator Training Guide for the University of Minnesota This 208 page document is used for training peer facilitators at UMN. It also contains many of the handouts shared during this workshop. We based our program on best practices from ESP, PLTL, and SI.