ERIC Number: ED143577
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Mar
Reference Count: 0
A Manual for Group Facilitators.
Auvine, Brian; And Others
This resource manual presents guidelines and effective techniques for people who want to acquire group facilitation skills. It is a valuable resource for anyone planning or presenting a workshop; trainers or teachers interested in innovative classroom techniques; and anyone involved in a group as leader, facilitator, or participant. The manual contains a discussion of the values, dynamics, and common sense behind group process. It includes information on such things as how to plan a workshop, sample agendas, how to get a meeting started on the right track, group process, communication and group dynamics, how to deal with conflicts in groups, crisis intervention, and creative problem solving. In addition, a long chapter discusses how to handle common problems that occur in groups. Specialized terms are defined in a glossary. Sample agendas, and a list of sources are also included. (KC)
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, Conflict Resolution, Decision Making, Elementary Secondary Education, Group Behavior, Group Discussion, Group Dynamics, Group Guidance, Group Structure, Guides, Higher Education, Instructional Innovation, Interaction Process Analysis, Leaders Guides, Leadership Training, Planning, Problem Solving, Self Directed Groups, Trainers, Workshops
Center for Conflict Resolution, 731 State Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53703 ($3.00 plus $0.50 postage, paperbound)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Center for Conflict Resolution, Madison, WI.
Note: Pages 81-6 of the original document are copyrighted and therefore not available. They are not included in the pagination