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How To Think Like An Instructional Designer for Your Nonprofit Trainings

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

” ADDIE is an instructional design method that stands for Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, and Evaluation. BEFORE.

Daily DoGooder: How to Stop Homelessness: An Instructional Video

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Change the world, one video at a time.How to Stop Homelessness: An Instructional Video | 2:46 Greater Vancouver Regional Steering Committee on Homelessness Some great, quirky choreography drives this video, which gets to the basics of stemming homelessness—providing homes. This [.]. Daily DoGooder

Upcoming Webinar April 30: Public Tech Instruction for Online Job Search Assistance

Tech Soup Blog

Eastern), Public Tech Instruction: Online Job Search Assistance will offer helpful information about providing job seeker assistance using innovative services and tech savvy tools. Do you help job seekers at your library or nonprofit? This free webinar on Wednesday, April 30 at 11 a.m. Pacific time (2 p.m.

Wikis for Curriculum Development and Instructional Materials

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I have a project coming up where I'm thinking through a collaborative design for say - curriculum development, a repository for existing instructional materials,and to leverage knowledge from a group of practitioners online (aka SME) to add to the curriculum/knowledge sharing. Been pausing over the purist definition slide from his slide deck.

Upcoming Webinar March 26: Public Tech Instruction - Internet Safety

Tech Soup Blog

essential skill to include in basic digital literacy instruction, but. Internet safety instruction doesn’t have to be difficult, though! This session, Public Tech Instruction: Internet Safety , this Wednesday, March 26 at 11 a.m. highlighting public technology instruction. It is an. Pacific time (2 p.m. Eastern).

When all else fails, read the instructions

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Her instructions: Each session post you make on your blog should trackback to two posts on the BlogHer site: a/ The post on the Blogher blog describing where to find the live-bloggers : (This is the track back url I will need to cut and paste.). Check back to find out what people are saying outside the meeting rooms! link]. or we'll see.

When all else fails, read the instructions.

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I got a cheap Olympus Recorder (WS-200) after reading Andy Carvin 's and Brian Russell 's posts. I did my first recording with a Thai Dancer who speaks Cambodian, along with my son. It's here: Download firstpodcast.mp3. My big mistake was that I neglected to make sure the recorder was turned off while transferring the files to the computer.

How To Be A Wizard at Tech Training: NTC 2016 Session

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Instructional Design. How To Think Like An Instructional Designer for Your Nonprofit Training. Getting Past Resistance. Learning Styles.

7 Social Media Toolsets for 2016 by @jeremycaplan

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I’ve never met him face-to-face, but I’ve learned some much from reading and using his curated instructional materials.

Social Media Trainings: How do you use pre-workshop data about your participants effectively to shape effective instruction?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I have a chance to reflect now on the data I've collected and think about the instructional design. Comfort Levels. Also, the seating is fixed.

How to Design Your Nonprofit Website for Better User Experience

Connection Cafe

If you haven’t already set it up, go ahead check out this Google Analytics page for instructions. I reach out to my brilliant team!

Nice Instructional Video on Filtering and Processing a Network of People

Network-Centric Advocacy

I like this overview. We do some of this in Demystifying the Web presentations. . I use different tools (blog,rss,google reader,listsenves) but the logic behind it is good. You let the network filter and clean the web for what is important to you. Small groups filter and discuss. (I I focus my "filter value" on the networks issues.

Digital Analytics Basics: Free Online Academy from Google

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

For more about the techniques, see the Peer Instruction Blog: Turn to Your Neighbor is written by Julie Schell , a researcher for Eric Mazur.

Your Nonprofit’s Facebook Posts Are Likely Not Appearing on News Feeds Anymore

NonProfit Hub

This 2-step instruction is the easy part. It’s hard to believe, but it’s been close to 10 years since Facebook first introduced the News Feed.

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Trainer’s Tip: Your Room Set Up Can Make or Break the Learning Experience

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Yesterday, I spent a day facilitating leadership workshops for arts leaders attending the Art House Convergence Conference near Park City, Utah.

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Celebrate #GivingTuesday by Teaching About Giving

Connection Cafe

Step-by-step instructions. I love #GivingTuesday. I know, I’ve said that before…and you’ve caught me in the act again. Guilty.

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Create a Welcome Series for New Supporters in 3 Easy Steps

Connection Cafe

Give them whitelist instructions for increased deliverability of future emails. What, you don’t have a welcome series ? Why a welcome series?

Flexible Space: The Secret To Designing Powerful Training

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

So, expect to see regular reflections on good instructional design and delivery for any topic, but especially technology related.

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How to Add Social Media Links to Your Google Search Profile

John Haydon

Google recently published instructions for adding code to your nonprofit’s website so that your social media profiles will appear […].

Nonprofit Technology Training: Book List

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I love all aspects instructional design and facilitation , but being a good trainer also means being a good content curator and resource librarian.

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Content Strategy Lessons from Lego: Everything is Awesome, Especially your Content

SocialFish

And just to make it a bit weirder, he was following the instructions (which a true Master Builder never does). And go build something wonderful.

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Six Tips for Evaluating Your Nonprofit Training Session

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Evaluation is one of my favorite parts of the instructional design or training process. Join Us! Can participants apply the skills?”

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Social Media Measurement and Learning Analytics: How Do I Love Thee, Let Me Count the Ways

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I Love Social Media Measurement. View more presentations from Beth Kanter. The Five Stages of Social Media Measurement Love. These are: 1.

3 New Year’s Rituals for Nonprofits That Can Boost Professional Success

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Instructional Design and Facilitation: I love teaching and exploring different ways help nonprofit professionals learn. How about you?

Get Smart(er) About Your P2P Recognition Program

Connection Cafe

No-no’s are having too many levels, having too large of a gift selection, and including confusing requirements or redemption instructions.

A Crash Course in Design Thinking for Network Leadership Skills

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The session was an introduction to design thinking methods and to generate ideas for instructional modules for networked leadership development.

Reflections on a Decade of Designing and Facilitating Interactive Webinars

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

In order to do that, you have to think like an instructional designer ! Three Ways to Think About Content. Think Beyond Presenters.

IMPORTANT: what’s in store for associationTECH now Posterous is going to die?

SocialFish

For users who would like to back up their content or move to another service, we’ll share clear instructions for doing so in the coming weeks.

Webinars: Designing Effective Learning Experiences

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The content is important, but it is only half of the instructional design task. It was delivered in two sessions. A bonus delivery tip.

How You Can Use Twitter As a Visual Marketing Platform

SocialFish

Here are plenty of tools to create a tweetable visual instruction including more options for creating animated GIFs and instructing infographics.

How to Add The Facebook Page Call-To-Action Button to Your Page

John Haydon

It’s simple to set-up (instructions below) and puts a call to action right next to like button on your Facebook page (as shown below).

7 Facebook Hacks for Your Nonprofit’s Website

John Haydon

To embed Facebook sharing in text and images, follow these instructions: Visit https://www.facebook.com/sharer/sharer.php?u=. Note preview.

Google+ Page Tips for Nonprofits

SocialFish

I admit I was a bit skeptical when I got an email from a Google rep offering to help set up a Google+ page for ASHA.

Trainer’s Notebook: The Feng Shui of Good Teaching and Learning

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

So, expect to see regular reflections on good instructional design and delivery for any topic, but especially technology related.

Summer School: Test Drive: Using #GivingTuesday to Experiment with New Fundraising Strategies

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

” Participating in a local or national giving day may help you work on that second question. See you in Summer School! link].

Experiential Leadership Development

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

So, this trip was a gift in terms of getting new ideas for instructional design. What social disparities do you most want to remedy?

Happy, Healthy 2016: What’s Your Theme for the Year?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Happy New Year ! I had a wonderful break – filled with fun, family, walking, hiking, reading, quiet, and reflection. How about you? I did it!

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Apricot Chat: Using YouTube For Wild Apricot Support

Wild Apricot Blog

Wild Apricot instructional video Videos Membership management YouTube event registration customizationDid you know? Our support team regularly prepares videos to further assist in explaining some of the most common questions asked by Wild Apricot users, which we upload to our YouTube channel! read more ).

Facebook Rolls Out New Layout to all Pages [2014]

John Haydon

Back in March, Facebook announced a new mobile-friendly layout for Pages. Changing your Facebook Page layout.

Emotions vs. Numbers| Developing the Right Strategy for Your Next Fundraising Appeal

Connection Cafe

Download this eBook for detailed instruction on raising more with your next fundraising appeal! . So far, they’ve had fantastic results.