By definition, teamwork is the combined action of a group of people. Whether or not that combined action is successful depends on how well the individuals in the team interact with one another. Let’s take sports for example. You could have the most talented athletes together on a team, but unless they listen to their coaches and teammates, share their ideas, help each other, and encourage one another, they will not necessarily be successful.
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Last week, I attended an event in Pittsburgh’s Homewood neighborhood that celebrated the accomplishments and initiatives of Homewood Children’s Village (HCV). HCV supports the children, families, and community of Homewood by providing opportunities to help children succeed in different areas from birth through career. I left feeling inspired and proud that The TeamBuilders Group plays a role in one of their early childhood programs. I also left reflecting on a very important
Here at The TeamBuilders Group, our goal is to make our products about the development of children and collaborative learning cultures. To ensure success in teaching deliberate collaboration, tools need to be effective and easy to implement. That is why TeamBuilders builds WITH and not just for teachers — and why we are so very proud that TeamBuilders is generating such positive comments directly from those who are using it! For those unfamiliar with TeamBuilders 2.0, it is a