The Ropes: Planning Instruction for the Adult Learner

Speaker Kate Flewelling
Kate Flewelling is the Outreach Coordinator at the National Network of Libraries of Medicine-Middle Atlantic Region.  In her position, Kate develops outreach programs to health professionals, with emphasis on services to unaffiliated health professionals, minority health professionals, public health workers, and mental health professionals.Kate has a BA in history and ...

Kate Flewelling is the Outreach Coordinator at the National Network of Libraries of Medicine-Middle Atlantic Region.  In her position, Kate develops outreach programs to health professionals, with emphasis on services to unaffiliated health professionals, minority health professionals, public health workers, and mental health professionals.

Kate has a BA in history and education from Mount Holyoke College.  She was a middle school teacher and wine seller prior to receiving her MLIS from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.  From 2007-2009, Kate was a National Library of Medicine Associate Fellow from  2007-2009. For the second year of her fellowship, Kate was at Inova Fairfax Hospital, a large teaching hospital in Northern Virginia.  Before joining the National Networks of Libraries of Medicine, Kate was Coordinator of Instruction, a Reference Librarian and the liaison to Geriatrics,  Public Health and Emergency Medicine at Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY.

Full Description

This 6-hour train-the-trainer course covers the process of building a user-centered training session, covering needs assessment, learning styles, working with and from participant objectives, and evaluation of outcomes.  Students will participate in several group exercises where they will explore different training situations.  Emphasis will be placed upon user-centered development and the building of objectives by which the success of a class may be evaluated.

8 MLA CE

When?

Wed, Jul. 25, 2012
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. US/Eastern

How Much?

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Where?

METRO Training Center (4th floor)
57 E. 11th Street
New York, NY 10003
United States