[Wikimedia-l] [Internal-l] Best practices in training adult newbies
richard.symonds at wikimedia.org.uk
Tue Apr 10 10:33:22 UTC 2012
(Forwarding this to the Wikimedia list, as it's really more suited to
Thanks for sharing this, Sumana - at Wikimedia UK we're going to be
delivering a 'Train the Trainers' program over the next year - more
details are at http://uk.wikimedia.org/wiki/Train_the_Trainers_Tender.
The trustee in charge of our education budget, Martin Poulter, has
really pushed this from a vague plan to an actual programme, and
hopefully once it's up and running we'll be able to expand that page
rather a lot!
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On 06/04/2012 14:28, Sumana Harihareswara wrote:
> Ever since I came across the concept of androgogy (teaching adults - as
> opposed to pedagogy, teaching children) I've been interested in ways of
> less hierarchical ways of teaching and learning. I'm thrilled that the
> Wikimedia outreach community has put this together:
> It really is worth a skim. I'll be using these tips in technical
> tutorials I develop.
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