Team Based Learning and Diversity
Team-Based Learning (TBL) is an increasingly popular form of collaborative learning that solves most of the problems we have all come to expect from traditional group work.
TBL consists of four practical elements:
- strategically-formed, DIVERSE permanent teams;
- readiness assurance activities at the beginning of each unit to motivate, engage, and clarify;
- application activities in which teams must make discipline-based decisions;
- student peer evaluations to motivate accountability and high-performance team-work.