The Changing Role of the Learning Facilitator

Jenny Connected

There is an intense discussion going on in the CPsquare community at the moment about the work of learning facilitators. Quite a few members of the CPsquare community work independently as community facilitators or for an organisation. Others like myself, are members of CPsquare not so much because we work as community facilitators, but because we are interested in social learning theory and how people learn in communities of practice.

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My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials

Nancy White

In a way, they are a glimpse back into the early days of the practice of online facilitation. Online Facilitation Course Curriculum Rev Aug 2002. Tags: facilitation online facilitation online interaction curriculum

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

In a way, they are a glimpse back into the early days of the practice of online facilitation. Alan # LaDonna on 30 Dec 2009 at 10:51 am Thank you Nancy – you’ve inspired me to learn deeper into facilitation and especially online facilitation for quite some time.

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

In a way, they are a glimpse back into the early days of the practice of online facilitation. Alan # LaDonna on 30 Dec 2009 at 10:51 am Thank you Nancy – you’ve inspired me to learn deeper into facilitation and especially online facilitation for quite some time.

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

In a way, they are a glimpse back into the early days of the practice of online facilitation. Alan # LaDonna on 30 Dec 2009 at 10:51 am Thank you Nancy – you’ve inspired me to learn deeper into facilitation and especially online facilitation for quite some time.

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

In a way, they are a glimpse back into the early days of the practice of online facilitation. Alan # LaDonna on 30 Dec 2009 at 10:51 am Thank you Nancy – you’ve inspired me to learn deeper into facilitation and especially online facilitation for quite some time.

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

In a way, they are a glimpse back into the early days of the practice of online facilitation. Alan # LaDonna on 30 Dec 2009 at 10:51 am Thank you Nancy – you’ve inspired me to learn deeper into facilitation and especially online facilitation for quite some time.

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

In a way, they are a glimpse back into the early days of the practice of online facilitation. Alan # LaDonna on 30 Dec 2009 at 10:51 am Thank you Nancy – you’ve inspired me to learn deeper into facilitation and especially online facilitation for quite some time.

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

In a way, they are a glimpse back into the early days of the practice of online facilitation. Alan # LaDonna on 30 Dec 2009 at 10:51 am Thank you Nancy – you’ve inspired me to learn deeper into facilitation and especially online facilitation for quite some time.

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

In a way, they are a glimpse back into the early days of the practice of online facilitation. Alan # LaDonna on 30 Dec 2009 at 10:51 am Thank you Nancy – you’ve inspired me to learn deeper into facilitation and especially online facilitation for quite some time.

DavidSibbet.com: Facilitation Mastery: Experiencing the Four Flows

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

What these photos do not show, of course, is the rich process of facilitated design meetings that we led as a way of generating this material. Facilitation is all about serving the group and its collective purpose as distinguished from one’s own. Tags: facilitation

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How I use social media

Nancy White

It was in “helping&# “save&# the community after Howard lost funding that I had my first big online facilitation failure. It was my urgency to figure this out that set me on my professional path as a practitioner and learner about online facilitation.

About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

White Full Circle Associates Seattle Washington (206) 517-4754 – nancyw@fullcirc.com [link] Skype: choconancy Twitter: NancyWhite (and informally, choconancy ) SKILLS International practitioner in understanding and practicing online group facilitation of distributed work, learning and community groups (presenter, writer, teacher, coach, facilitator, rapporteur). Design, implement and moderate/facilitate online communities and workgroups.

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Online Community Toolkit | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Planning, Designing and Running Online Events Designing Online Events Online Events Assessment Tool Case History: CGIAR’s Gender & Diversity “Creating Connections Online&# Report (Aug 2002) LINK Evaluation Examples: 2002 and Net*Working 2004 Online Event Evaluation Report (nice to see a full event evaluation!) Online and Offline Facilitation: What is the Difference? So You Want to be an Online Facilitator?

Are You Solving the Right Problem?

Partnering Resources

Glouberman & Zimmerman, 2002. Facilitative Leadership and Creative Problem Solving: Two Tools for High Performance Business Analysis,” Wilkins, 2011. Problems come in many shapes and sizes. Some are small (“I can’t find space for my 2pm meeting”).

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I Will Dispense This Advice on Blogging

Elsua

Whatever happened to the unique voice and blogging styles from people who were once passionate about a particular topic they could write on for months to no end with the true passion of wanting to learn more by starting and facilitating some really good conversations?

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

White Full Circle Associates Seattle Washington (206) 517-4754 – nancyw@fullcirc.com [link] Skype: choconancy Twitter: NancyWhite (and informally, choconancy ) SKILLS International practitioner in understanding and practicing online group facilitation of distributed work, learning and community groups (presenter, writer, teacher, coach, facilitator, rapporteur). Design, implement and moderate/facilitate online communities and workgroups.

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Using games from improvised theatre to build mental agility and responsiveness amongst humanitarian workers responding to disasters

Viv Mcwaters

Block, Peter (2002) The Answer to How is Yes “We need to be willing to address questions that we know have no answer.”. Related posts: Awareness While using some improv games in facilitation training recently, I.

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

White Full Circle Associates Seattle Washington (206) 517-4754 – nancyw@fullcirc.com [link] Skype: choconancy Twitter: NancyWhite (and informally, choconancy ) SKILLS International practitioner in understanding and practicing online group facilitation of distributed work, learning and community groups (presenter, writer, teacher, coach, facilitator, rapporteur). Design, implement and moderate/facilitate online communities and workgroups.

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MirandaNet: Social Networking trivial or mind expanding?

Community Capers

Some members act as e-facilitators or braiders who help to shape the argument, provide interim summaries and change the direction of the discussion (Preston, 2002; Preston & Holmes, 2002; Cuthell, 2005). The exchange of information is two way, as it flows from the wealthy to the less well resourced and back again (Resta, 2002, p. 2002). Holmes (2002). 2002). 2002).

The Riddle of Online Resonance (first installment)

Jenny Connected

Learning through connectivity is not a new idea; there is a long history of research into networked learning (Steeple & Jones, 2002; Goodyear et al., technologies and networked online learning for autonomous learning in an increasingly diverse environment (Downes, 2009) have led to many authors (Krebs (2002), Haythornthwaite (2002), Granovetter (1973, 1983), to name but a few) exploring how connections are made and developed in online environments.

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

White Full Circle Associates Seattle Washington (206) 517-4754 – nancyw@fullcirc.com [link] Skype: choconancy Twitter: NancyWhite (and informally, choconancy ) SKILLS International practitioner in understanding and practicing online group facilitation of distributed work, learning and community groups (presenter, writer, teacher, coach, facilitator, rapporteur). Design, implement and moderate/facilitate online communities and workgroups.

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NLC2016 Hotseat notes: Boundaries and Limits of Networked and Connected Learning

Jenny Connected

The topic, facilitated by Sonia Livingstone was – Boundaries and Limits of Networked and Connected Learning . Facilitator Steve Wright: What have the ANTs ever done for us? Barry Wellman (2002). The second Networked Learning Conference 2016 Hotseat was a much quieter affair than the first, but none the worse for that. Sonia posted 4 topics for us to discuss: Experience of networked and connected learning, their boundaries and limits.

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Business models for communities

Learning Alliances

The tubodudes in Wenger, McDermott and Snyder (2002), for example, had a business model that was just assumed as a norm in the book: the organization (Shell) provided all the resources and captured most of the value that the community produced.

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Culture: adapting the Wold Cafe methodology in Thailand

Joitske Hulsebosch

Chaiwat Thirapantu describes how this methodology was used to facilitate a meeting of the People's Assembly in Thailand. He writes: "In 2002, I came across the World Café when I attended the Authentic Leadership Workshop in Halifax, Canada.

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Practical example: Ayuda Urbana

Joitske Hulsebosch

Etienne Wenger wrote a case study in 2002 about Ayuda Urbana , a constellation of communities of practice focused on urban issues and challenges in Central America, Mexico and the Caribbean region, or as they call themselves: 'Red Inter-municipal'. They were each launched through a two-day workshop, facilitated by a team of the World Bank.

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Trends in the Living Networks: Economics of Social Media - the role of Hollywood

John Tropea - Delicious Community

On the former issue, it seems like a real no-brainer to facilitate conversations about programs, to build relationships and access.

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Building Social Business: 5 Skills for Online Community Managers

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Facilitating Social Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking. Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 and Organization Development. Leveraging Community thinking.

A little history on the Computer History Museum (and MassNet, RIP)

Endless Knots

Silicon Valley), which opened in its current location in 2002. David Straus , founder of Interaction Associates, led the band of facilitators who conducted the breakout groups. A comment today on another post by Harry Stevens prompts this post. Harry asks whether I've ever visited The Computer Museum in Boston and if so whether they would be interested in the donation of a server with his ground-breaking software, Participate, on it.

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organizational responsiveness

Taming the spaces

For Hoyt and Troy (2002) the agile company is: one, which operates in a dynamically changing, uncertain environment and, is relatively more successful (in terms of financial performance) than its nonagile competitors.

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Building Social Business: What Is Social Collaboration in an Organization

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Facilitating Social Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking. Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 and Organization Development. Leveraging Community thinking.

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10 years and still going

Chris Corrigan

Ten years ago on September 6, 2002 I launched this blog with an innocuous little link to an on lie art project ground through Euan Semple. I called the blog Parking Lot, which is the term facilitators use for a flip chart where we record things that are off topic to the subject at hand, but important enough to come back to.

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Building Social Business: Connecting, Sharing and Collaborating

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Facilitating Social Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking. Using social technologies the forming stage is by self selection based on connection and storming and norming is facilitated by sharing - which gets round to performing as a collaborative group.

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Practical examples: The community empowerment network in Central Asia

Joitske Hulsebosch

The World Bank and Europe and Central Asia Region (ECA) launched this network in 2002 as four national networks linked through regional activities that would build the capacity of communities and development partners to implement community-driven development (CDD) projects.

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leadernetwork wiki

John Tropea - Delicious Network

The expansion of the Internet has facilitated the development of "networked individualism." June, 2002. The Ties that Share: Relational Characteristics that Facilitate Information Seeking. Winter 2002).

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How I use social media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

It was in “helping&# “save&# the community after Howard lost funding that I had my first big online facilitation failure. It was my urgency to figure this out that set me on my professional path as a practitioner and learner about online facilitation.

More IBM Research on Enterprise 2.0 – Activities and Other Tools

Portals and KM

The researchers discovered two major use cases: facilitating the management of sets of identical work units through templates and creating tutorials to teach others how to perform work units. and the Ryder knowledge management system was featured in a number of articles and named to the CIO 100 for 2002 as “a KM center that links sales and marketing with operations and supply chain management.” Here is some interesting research from IBM on the effects of a set of enterprise 2.0

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DavidSibbet.com: Visual Meetings Arrives at The Grove

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

What these photos do not show, of course, is the rich process of facilitated design meetings that we led as a way of generating this material.   The facilitation guide for Mars was about three inches thick and spiral bound. Put these all together and you get graphic facilitation

Building Social Business: The Seven Types of Social Roles in Employee Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Facilitating Social Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking. Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 and Organization Development. Leveraging Community thinking.

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The Girl Effect – catalyzing positive change | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

World Bank, 2002].)

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Communities of Practice | CommunityIntelligence Ltd.

John Tropea - Delicious Community

We design, facilitate and coach CoP projects of all size, from small-scale pilots to develop corporate-wide strategy for value-creation with communities of practice. We complement our strategic advisory role with workshops , executive briefings and online seminars on sponsoring and facilitating communities of practice, tailored to the specific situation of each client system. Contact Us CommunityIntelligence Ltd.

Trends in the Living Networks: The many varieties of networks in business: Net Work - A Practical Guide to Creating and Sustaining Networks at Work and in the World

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

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Community of practice - EduTech Wiki

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Wenger, 2002) Communities can be considered as problem-solving mechanisms which contribute to establishing policy agendas and offer mechanisms to facilitate processes for negotiation between different actors. 2002:2 - online draft version ) Brown and Gray (1995) define workplace CoPs as small groups of people held togetherby a "common sense of purpose and a real need to know what each other knows."George & Schank, P (2002). 2002) Cultivating communities practice.