Leading Effective Live Online Events
In this online workshop you will join renowned online facilitator and author Jonathan Finkelstein to learn and practice effective, practical and creative strategies and techniques for the live online environment.
Jonathan Finkelstein, CSTP, Facilitator, Author, Learning in Real Time, Executive Producer, LearningTimes.
In this four-part live online certificate, you will learn and practice effective, practical and creative strategies and techniques for the live online environment. Concrete approaches for synchronous facilitation abound, as do ideas for the design of real-time activities that take learning and collaborating online to a whole new level.
Few people have spent more time in real-time online learning environments facilitating and working with others to create effective learning experiences worthy of the live online medium.
Jonathan is host of the Real Time Minute, a regular online podcast program about synchronous collaboration and learning. He is also executive producer of numerous other podcasts, including the highly-acclaimed Green Room and several podcasts for groups like the New York City Department of Education, the New York Transit Museum and other educational and cultural institutions. He coaches and consults with a variety of groups on bringing voice online and creating a sense of community that transcends place or distance. The son of two New York City public school teachers, Jonathan graduated with honors from Harvard University.
In this four-part live online certificate -- you'll learn and practice effective, practical and creative strategies and techniques for the live online environment. Concrete approaches for synchronous facilitation abound, as do ideas for the design of real-time activities that take learning and collaborating online to a whole new level.
In addition to basic instructional design skills, this certificate program will explore:
- Effective live event moderation and facilitation
- Fostering interactivity
- Activity and content design
- Game-based activities, live online
- Exceptional use of virtual whiteboards
- Shared web browsing
- Creating interactive exercises
- Application sharing
- Audio and video options
- Ensuring learning and meeting objectives are met
Live online virtual classroom "practice areas" are available for independent practice and exploration. Approximately 20-45 minutes of independent activity is suggested between sessions.
Online Course Schedule:
Session 1: Monday, June 4, 2012
Session 2: Thursday, June 7, 2012
Session 3: Monday, June 11, 2012
Session 4: Thursday, June 14, 2012
Each session is 1.5 hours in length
All sessions start at 1:00 pm Eastern Time (New York time). See below for the time of the sessions listed in various time zones:
- 11:00 am - 12:30 pm Pacific Time (PT)
- 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Mountain Time (MT)
- 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Central Time (CT)
- 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Eastern Time (ET)
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