Episode 98: Making Team Projects Work (Part 2) with Dr. Tim Franz and Dr. Lauren Vicker


In episode 98 of the Lecture Breakers podcast, Dr. Tim Franz and Dr. Lauren Vicker continue discussing how to make team projects work. In part 1, they shared what to consider when creating team projects and what you can do to increase student success.

In part 2, we dig a little deeper into this process. They kick things off with a conversation about why participating in groups is so important for students. Then Lauren and Tim share recommendations for feedback, assessment and grading team projects. 

You'll Learn:

  • Why group projects are so important and how to help students see the value of teamwork.

  • Tips for feedback and assessment.

  • The role of peer review in the group project.

  • How Lauren and Tim designed a team project for one of their courses so you can see how they plan, organize, and assess student learning.


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