Laurel Learning Tip #412: Training in Lagos, Day Four

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“The world isn’t interested in the storms you encountered, but whether or not you brought in the ship.”  Raul Armesto

On this fourth day of training, the participants were responsible for facilitating a 10-minute participatory learning activity that they designed. It was also to be a brand new activity that they had never facilitated before.

I ran the video camera (which I brought with me, along with a wonderful light tripod that worked perfectly) which meant that I was standing all day. I actually wore my compression stockings, so I can’t imagine how much more tired I would have been without them.

With few exceptions, the participants did a wonderful job. They tried new things- brainstorming, games, case study, debate, … Read the rest