Art of Facilitating

Course Dates: 
Sept. 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26, Nov. 2, 9, 2011
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Pat Harvey, Ann Karson
Course Catalogs: 
2011 Fall

Ann KarsonHave you ever been frustrated during a group discussion? This course will identify ways to become effective discussion leaders with each participant taking a turn leading the group. Designed for learning circle facilitators, it also is for anyone wanting to be a better discussion leader and better class participant. Participants will learn and practice active listening, question-crafting, and orchestrating the flow of discussion.

Pat Harvey ( is a retired anthropologist, still in love with learning and doing, a grateful realist. Ann Karson ( has a background in clinical social work and has facilitated groups of various kinds.