"The means is dialogue, the end is learning, the purpose is peace." ~ Founder Dr. Jane Vella
Advanced Learning Design is a 3-day workshop which builds on the principles and practices of Dialogue Education™ introduced in Learning to Listen, Learning to Teach, and delves more deeply into the technical aspects of curriculum design, communication, and learning styles. You and the other participants will each bring a learning design—either one you’re already working on or one that you plan to create—and present it to the other participants for feedback.
June 19, 2013 - June 21, 2013
$1,160 (Early Bird $1,044 | Before April 19, 2013) Register
September 24, 2013 - September 26, 2013
$1,160 (Early Bird $1,044 | Before July 24, 2013) Register
This intensive 9-week online course uses the principles and practices of Dialogue Education to teach you how to design effective educational events online. Along with other dialogue education practitioners, you will work online on diverse learning tasks, using a variety of online tools. By the end of this course you will have answered this question: How can Dialogue Education be implemented in the online universe?
January 24, 2013 - April 04, 2013
$1,100 (Early Bird $990 | Before November 23, 2012) Register
Do you want to improve and enrich your learning events, but are too busy to attend a long conference away from home or work? This distance learning opportunity is perfect for learning (or refreshing your knowledge) about applying Dialogue Education’s learning-centered methods in your teaching, training, or meeting facilitation.
A two-day workshop (plus two-hour private consultation) for teachers, trainers, and facilitators familiar with the Dialogue Education model.
*Dates TBD – ask us about bringing this workshop to your organization.
In this dynamic four-day workshop, you’ll directly experience the core concepts and practices of Dialogue Education’s unique learner-centered system. DE is a proven method for shifting the focus from you as the teacher, trainer, or facilitator, to your learners by bringing them into active relationship with the content and the learning process. Through this workshop, you’ll be able to immediately apply the purposeful and engaging methods of DE in your teaching and curriculum design for more meaningful, lasting results.
April 09, 2013 - April 12, 2013
$1,380 (Early Bird $1,242 | Before February 8, 2013) Register
September 23, 2013 - September 26, 2013
$1,380 (Early Bird $1,242 | Before July 23, 2013) Register
SURE-Fire Meetings is a lively two-day workshop in which you’ll use the principles of Dialogue Education to actively learn how to transform your meetings into more dynamic, productive and enjoyable experiences for everyone involved. Through this course, you’ll use one of your own upcoming meetings as the basis for designing a truly collaborative and engaging session that will have real and lasting meaning for your participants. In addition to coming away with a strong meeting design you can immediately use, you’ll also leave the workshop with more confidence and valuable skills in meeting facilitation and evaluation.
This two-day course is especially relevant for trainers, teachers and facilitators of dialogue-based learning events and meetings. This highly participatory course allows you to actively learn and practice how to skillfully facilitate more creative, responsive, engaging, and meaningful learning events and meetings. You’ll strengthen your facilitation technique as well as your confidence, and will be able to put these skills into practice immediately.