Tip #263: Helping SMEs See That Participatory Activities Are Easy to Design

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When we began this discussion about encouraging SMEs to use participatory learning activities, we said that we had to meet five challenges: to help them: (1) recognize the value of participatory learning activities; (2) become open to the idea of actually using participatory activities; (3) see that participatory activities are not necessarily difficult to design; (4) learn how to select appropriate activities; and (5) become comfortable with facilitating participatory activities.

Last week’s Tip focused on the second challenge: to help SMEs become open to the idea of actually using participatory activities. This week’s Tip will address the third challenge.How can we help SMEs to see that participatory activities are not necessarily difficult to design? Let’s say that we have … Read the rest