Modern cooperative learning began in the mid- 1960s (D. W. Johnson & R. Johnson, 1999a). Its use, however, was resisted by advocates of social Darwinism. Visit’s Rita L. Smith Page and shop for all Rita L. Smith books. Check out pictures, bibliography, and biography of Rita L. Smith Join us for Summer tutoring. Session two begins on July 2nd. Session 2 Schedule. Online Tutoring begins Friday, June 8th 2018….