Experience and research indicate certain things that a facilitator should never do during a workshop. Peggy Sharp (National Staff Development Council)presents an overview of these in this article.
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A useful reminder to build a healthy sense of our agency and potential.
Outlines the major advantages, some potential disadvantages, and suggestions for avoiding the dangers in co-facilitation.
Introduces four purposes of strategy.
A list of agreements developed by Bill Moyer for participating in workshops and meetings that encourage respectful and responsible participation.
Ten facilitation techniques to use when certain common meeting problems occur.
Resources for developing effective facilitation skills. Topics covered include: tips for facilitators; running effective meetings; forming agendas; testing for agreement; and decision making models.
18 pages of our favourite resources on facilitation and activist education, collated for convenors of action groups
An all time favourite of activist educators. Nicknamed ‘the Monster Manual’ this trainers’ manual made a big impact in Australian social change movements during the 1970s when it was used by trainers during the Franklin dam blockade. Coover and her co-authors were active members of the Quaker network Movement for a New Society. It remains…