Tip #158: Designing Facilitator Guides #2

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Once we have determined what information the facilitator will need in the facilitator guide, we can answer the seventh question:

7. What format will be most useful for the facilitator?

We have a number of choices regarding the format for the facilitator guide. We will consider three different formats: an annotated table of contents, an annotated lesson plan, and a scripted facilitator guide.

One of the simplest facilitator “guides”is an Annotated Table of Contents

If the facilitator is well versed in the content and has been actively involved in the design of the training, the format can be quite simple. The facilitator just needs something easy to scan that will help with pacing and planning.

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