Mindshift: Specialist Facilitation and Teaching Skills with Lynn Buckle
Starts: Thur 19 Sept 2019
Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm
Duration: 10 Weeks
Cost: €280/€260 Members
An in-depth professional development course for writers who run writing courses, workshops, and masterclasses, or plan to do so in the future. Learn advanced theory and practise of teaching and how adults learn. Areas covered also include session planning, course creation, evaluations, conflict resolution, ethics, methodologies, technology, resources, and practical skills relevant to all writing specialisms. Participants will tailor-build and develop their own courses and, through critique, will be industry-ready to effectively and professionally pitch and deliver workshops.
Lynn Buckle gained her post-grad level 9 award in Adult & Community Education from NUI Maynooth. She has been designing and delivering education programmes and workshops to adults and children for over 30 years, alongside her professional practice as a commercial artist and published author of literary fiction (The Groundsmen) and poetry (Luisne an Chleite group anthology).
It would be helpful if attendees submitted a brief bio of their teaching experience (if any) via the IWC in advance of the course.