Wednesday, October 28, 2015

So You've Been Asked to Teach a Genealogy Class or Course...

Free Webinar from APG

Presenter: Lois Abromitis Mackin, Ph.D. 

Date: Thursday, October 29, 2015

Time: 8:30 p.m. EASTERN Daylight Time

Cost: Free! 

Webinar Description: What do you do when you’re asked to teach a genealogy class or course? This webinar will lead you through the steps of designing and delivering genealogy education. It will help you define your target audience and overall purpose, create learning objectives and teaching strategies, and develop instructional materials, including slides, exercises, and handouts. It will also provide tips for delivering and evaluating your class or course. 

About the Presenter: Lois Abromitis Mackin, Ph.D., is a professional genealogist focusing on American and English research. She served as chair of the Minnesota Genealogical Society Education Committee from 2009 to 2014 and has designed and delivered genealogy classes and courses for beginning, intermediate, and advanced students. Currently she is President of the Northland chapter of the Association of Professional Genealogists, where she and her colleagues are working their way through a series of speaker development activities, including webinars, workshops, and practice sessions. Lois received MGS’ North Star Award for genealogical writing, research, and education in 2011.



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This free webinar is sponsored by the Association of Professional Genealogists and is part of the ongoing APG Professional Development webinar series. We look forward to having you join us!

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