21 How’s your Team? Do team members play constructive task roles? Do team members play supportive group maintenance roles? Do you have any members playing non- productive roles?
22 Assess your Team Activity: Assessment handout
23 Correct answers? There are many correct answers The correct answer for your group is the combination of roles that are needed to accomplish the team goals and work together harmoniously.
24 Summary Roles members play in groups can be: Constructive - focused on accomplishing the task Supportive - focused on improving how the group works together Negative (non-productive) - focused on personal needs
25 Group Dynamics: Roles Are dynamic, interactive between group members Are flexible, members will play more than one role and may change due to situation Are necessary for effective communication and achieving goals
26 Conclusion When people come together as a team, share a dream, and focus on reaching their goals together, there’s a very good chance they’ll accomplish what they set out to do!
27 Quote Never underestimate the ability of a small group of committed individuals to change the world. Indeed, they are the only ones who ever have. Margaret Mead, anthropologist, scientist, and author