Personality Types and the Configuration of Online Learning Groups
Repository Posting Date2017-10-10T19:48:13Z
Author DetailsMary Ann Dailey, PhD, Department of Nursing, Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania, USA; Deborah Mandel, PhD, Department of Nursing, West Chester University, Exton, Pennsylvania, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationTheta Rho
Most students dislike online group work, as the random process of group selection may not support the best outcomes. Having students complete a personality typology (the OEJTS)and assigning them to groups based upon their 16 unique personality traits and their age could create more effective work groups and better outcomes.