Trail U Instructor Training-Trail U 608

Workshop Number: 
608
Having well-trained field volunteers starts with instructors knowledgeable about what they will teach and who know effective ways to present it. Learn how successful instructors teach and engage adult learners, and what to expect when presenting a course. You will learn to manage course logistics and class time, integrate materials, and use visual aids to create a positive learning environment and engage participants. Time to practice course delivery and refine your techniques using feedback, questioning, and evaluation is included. All students are encouraged to be videotaped to be used for self-review. NOTE: This workshop requires attendance for two sessions - Sunday, October 28 and Sunday, November 11   Through discussions and activities, participants will learn about the characteristics of adult learners and different learning styles. To create a positive learning environment, you will learn to manage course logistics,  integrate materials, and use visual aids. Time to practice course delivery and refine your techniques using feedback, questioning, and evaluation is included. All students are encouraged to be videotaped.        
Workshop Date: 
Sunday, October 28, 2012 - 10:00am - 3:00pm
Duration: 
2 days
Venue: 
Fort Montgomery State Historic Site Visitor's Center 690 Route 9W Fort Montgomery, NY 10922
Location : 
Fort Montgomery, NY
Workshop Fee: 
Fee OR Free with recommendation
Workshop Status: 
Closed
Maximum Attendees: 
12
Level: 
Advanced
Pre-requisites: 
previous workshops or teaching experience
Membership Required?: 
Yes
Coordinator: 
Leigh Draper
Instructor: 
Jane Daniels and Leigh Draper
Need more information? Please contact: 
Leigh Draper (201) 739-4434 [email protected]
Course Description: 

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