North Seattle Community College

Small Group Discussion


Jane lister Reis, instructor

Required Texts: 

Communicating in Small Groups: Principles and Practices
by Beebe and Masterson (10th ed.)
Dialogue and The Art of Thinking Together
by William Isaacs
Facilitation At a Glance!
by Ingrid Bens
Into Thin Air
by Jon Krakauer
Sacred Hoops
by Phil Jackson


Course Packet:

      Check out: Meet your instructor  

      Read carefully:

Review: Weekly Schedule of Student Roles for Posting: (First Reader, Responder, Synthesizer)

Check out: Weekly Homework Assignments

Small Group Formations

Virtual Tools

Online Weekly Discussion - Click on the Communicate Tab 

"Finding a Group" Blog - Click on Lessons Tab

Have a question? Need help?
Email your instructor: Jane Lister Reis

FIRST WEEK INSTRUCTIONS: Besides the blog (above), do you need additional help forming a group? Have Questions about the class? Join your instructor in one of the following chat room sessions. Click on the Communicate Tab above and look for the "Live Chat" session link:
Date: Tuesday, Sept 27 7:00 pm
Date:  Wed. Sept 28 8:00 pm
Date: optional