TITLE

The Perils of Teamwork

AUTHOR(S)
Chachra, Debbie
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
ASEE Prism;Summer2012, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's insights regarding the importance of students working in teams as early and as often as possible to enhance their technical skills. The author mentions research by school director Barbara Masi which found out that male engineering students show high increase in self-efficacy than women after taking first-year project courses. She suggests focusing on individual task, structuring team activities differently, and requiring students to rotate as project manager.
ACCESSION #
75497376

 

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