2 Objectives Describe how to use classroom peers to promote social acceptance. Describe how students can be employed as peer assistants, and describe difference uses of peer assistants. Describe and evaluate different types of peer tutoring programs. Gain understanding of peer tutoring and the benefits for tutors and tutees. Describe how to set up and evaluate a peer tutoring program. Describe the benefits and challenges of cooperative learning, and describe types of cooperative group arrangements. Compare and contrast the uses and features of cooperative learning and peer tutoring.