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Book reading workshop

November 9 - December 4

Online reading workshop

Read with peers and discuss with the authors

4 weeks | November 9 – December 4, 2020
Two sessions per week + reading

A collective reading of our new book:

Learning to make a difference:
value creation in social learning spaces

Workshop overview:

By November, our new book will be fresh off the press. In this workshop, we’ll read the book together and discuss the main ideas of each section, including: how to put the ideas into practice, how to translate them into a language that will be understood in your own context, or how to use the book as part of a course.

Workshop outline:

The workshop is a mix of synchronous conversations (e.g., on Zoom) and asynchronous (e.g., in a discussion forum). We’ll work as a whole group, in small groups, and on our own.

The workshop runs over 4 weeks. We hold two 90-minutes synchronous discussions each week with the whole group. Between an introductory session at the start and a reflection sesssion at the end, each session covers one of the six sections of the book:

Introduction:

    • Who is here? What is the story behind this book?

Foundation:

    • The concept of social learning space: definition and significance
    • The perspective of value creation and agency: four social learning modes

The value-creation framework in the four learning modes:

    • Generating value: eight value-creation cycles
    • Translating value: flows, loops, and value-creation stories
    •  Framing value creation: aspirations and uncertainties
    • Evaluating social learning: accounting for effects and contribution

Reflection:

    • What is the significance of this book? What can we do with it? Next steps.
You commitment is to join the whole-group discussions and to read the relevant section beforehand. Participation in small-group discussions is encouraged but self-managed.

Price and discounts

Price: 900 US dollars

Discounts:

      • Early bird, if paid by October 1, 2020: $650
      • Teams of three or more people from the same organization: $650 per person

This price includes a signed copy of the book

Limited number of partial scholarships available for people who circumstances make our prices prohibitive. Contact us.

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Location

Sesimbra, Portugal
Grass Valley, California

Call Us

(+351) 962 298 800
(+1) 530 205 3231

Email Us

online@wenger-trayner.com

Details

Start:
November 9
End:
December 4
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Website:
https://wenger-trayner.com/calendar/online-reading-workshop/

Venue

Online
Portugal
Phone:
+351 962 298 800

Organizer

Bev & Etienne
Phone:
+351 962 298 800
Email:
be@wenger-trayner.com
Website:
http://wenger-trayner.com