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Towards Better Group Work: Cooperation or Collaboration?

Towards Better Group Work: Seeing the Difference between Cooperation and Collaboration

Via RitaZ
RitaZ's curator insight, May 20, 2014 6:40 AM

 Is collaboration a reasonable goal? Dividing students into groups and telling them to work together is no guarantee that they actually will. Kreijns, Kirschner, and Jochems (2002) also point to "the social-psychological/social dimension of social interaction that is salient in non-task contexts."

Good article worth reading.

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Let's Stop Confusing Cooperation and Teamwork with Collaboration

Let's Stop Confusing Cooperation and Teamwork with Collaboration | Linguagem Virtual |

“ Using collaboration, cooperation and teamwork interchangeably dilutes their meaning and diminishes the potential to create powerful, collaborative environments.”

Via Don Dea, Lansana Gagny Sakho, David Hain
Don Dea's curator insight, March 21, 2013 11:52 PM

When is Collaboration Important?

In a network environment, where there is not interdependence, collaboration is not essential to the creative process. Through cooperative sharing of information and resources, creativity emerges through individuals and is hopefully recognized and supported.

However in an interdependent organization, collaboration is the bedrock of creative solutions and innovation.

If Yahoo is to reinvent itself, collaboration will be essential.'s curator insight, October 30, 2014 1:55 PM

Understand the key differences between cooperation and collaboration!