Rural Classroom: Importance of Cooperative Learning Webinar

Last Updated: October 21, 2011

The Center for Midwestern Initiatives hosted the webinar Rural Classroom: Importance of Cooperative Learning — Rural Trust Global Teacher Fellows' Perspective on November 10, 2011.

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This webinar was presented by Bolivar, Missouri elementary teachers Kayla King, Joelle Smith, and Janet Tweedy who spent part of their summer vacations attending a week-long cooperative learning conference in Orlando, Florida, through one of 11 national Global Teacher Fellowship awards granted in 2011. These awards are made in conjunction with The Rural School and Community Trust.

This webinar highlighted the importance of cooperative learning strategies and explored their viability to rural classrooms.

Click here to view the PowerPoint presentation from this event.