Effective Online Project Facilitators

A workshop supported by the iEARN Global Connections program


Duration:     6 hours


Timings: 9:00am-3:00pm


Participants: Students, teachers and alumni who are currently facilitating any iEARN project, also teachers who are willing to join any project as co-facilitator or launch a new project in iEARN and facilitate  it.



With the ever increasing interest and the fact that iEARN projects can easily be integrated in the existing school curriculum, iEARN teachers and students are continually coming up with great iEARN projects. However the success of an ongoing or new project depends greatly on effective management of the project by the project facilitators. This workshop is designed for the students, alumni and teachers from iEARN network in Pakistan, who are project facilitators or are planning/willing to be one. The facilitators will use the interesting concept of 7 Habits of a Highly Effective iEARN Project Facilitators as an inspiration.  The workshop will engage participants in hands on activities including discussions, online forum based work and individual reflections and discussions sessions leading to development of knowledge and skills required to effectively facilitate an iEARN online collaborative projects with peers and experts globally. The contents will focus topics including factors making a project successful, skills required to be a great project facilitators, planning and managing iEARN online projects. Outstanding participants will also get an opportunity to join an ongoing project as co-facilitator. The workshop participants will also receive their individual copy of a booklet developed as a guide for the iEARN Project Facilitators.