What is collaboration / communication?

  • Students communicate new ideas to others effectively.
  • Students incorporate group input and feedback into their work.
  • Students have the opportunity to be responsive to new and diverse perspectives.
  • Students articulate their thoughts and ideas effectively using oral, written and nonverbal communication skills in a variety of forms and contexts.
  • Students listen effectively to decipher meaning, including knowledge, values, attitudes and intentions.
  • Students use communication for a variety of purposes (e.g. to inform, instruct, motivate, persuade).
  • Students utilize multiple media and technologies and judge their effectiveness.
  • Students communicate effectively in diverse environments.
  • Students demonstrate the ability to work effectively and respectfully with diverse teams.
  • Students exercise flexibility and willingness to be helpful in making necessary compromises to accomplish a common goal.
  • Students have the opportunity to assume shared responsibility for collaborative work.
  • Students have the opportunity to show they value the individual contributions made by each team member.

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