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Maximizing Group Work With a Tactical Pause

Taking a time-out during group work allows you to celebrate or redirect students’ work—or clarify the task you’ve given them.

July 8, 2022

For more information about how to use the tactical pause as a formative assessment strategy, see The Benefits of Taking a Time-Out During Group Work.

Maspeth High School

Public, Urban
Grades 9-12
Queens, NY

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