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The Carpentries Instructor Training 8-9 October 2019 (SSI and University of...

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Kilburn Building

Oxford Road

Manchester

M13 9PL

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This Instructor Training workshop will be run in collaboration between the Software Sustainability Institue and the Univeristy of Manchester.

The Carpentries' Instructor Training is an intensive two-day workshop that explains evidence-based approaches to effective teaching and is meant for trainers who want to improving teaching skills. It is also part of official training for people who wish to become Software, Data or Library Carpentry instructors.

The workshop will:

  • teach you how to create a positive environment for learners at workshops and classes
  • provide opportunities for you to practice and build your teaching skills
  • prepare you to use these teaching skills in teaching Carpentry workshops
  • teache you about the Carpentry community and how to work with the Carpentry infrastructure for setting up and running workshops, contributing to training materials and interacting with the instructor community
  • help future instructors become integrated into the Carpentry community.

It is strongly encouraged that the attendees have had some previous exposure to Software/Data/Library Carpentry workshops, either as students, helpers, observers or co-instructors.

For more details, see the workshop website or email a.nenadic@manchester.ac.uk or info@software.ac.uk.

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