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By Steven Katz,Lorna M. Earl,Sonia Ben Jaafar

Networked studying groups: a strong university development technique for college leaders!


Drawing on their paintings with faculties in North the United States and England, the authors exhibit how linking specialist studying groups throughout college or district obstacles creates networked studying groups (NLCs) which could proportion specialist wisdom. via a pattern college narrative, the ebook illustrates how NLCs can considerably increase guideline, bring up scholar functionality, and advertise deep and sustained swap. This source examines:

  • Collaborative inquiry as a method that demanding situations lecturers’ considering, generates new studying, and fosters trusting relationships
  • Formal and casual management roles in NLCs
  • How NLCs aid systematic info research and accountability

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