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Institute of Cultural Affairs - USA


Wednesday, September 20, 2017, 8 a.m.
Thursday, September 21, 2017, 5 p.m. CDT

Denver, CO, United States

CM | 14.50

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Technology of Participation (ToP) Facilitation Methods training helps groups think, talk and work together. It provides group facilitators with structured methods that allow a group to deal with more data in less time while incorporating the contributions of all. ToP methods enable integrated thinking and they help minimize polarization and conflict. This training teaches the foundational values of: Inclusive Participation, Teamwork and Collaboration, Individual and Group Creativity, Action and Ownership, and Reflection and Learning. ToP methods use innovative approaches that have been extensively researched and field tested. These methods are supported by practical results that have proven sustainable over time, giving participants renewed confidence in their capability to support participative approaches and strategies in their organization. $655 regular price, $605 Early Bird (at least three weeks prior to course start)..

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Sherwood Shankland

Sherwood Shankland Sherwood is a Mentor Trainer of Facilitators in the ICA's Technology of Participation (ToP)® Methods. He is a Founding Member of the International Association of Facilitators. And Project Director of Community-Based Rural Development efforts in Indonseia and Jamaica as International Staff of The Institute of Cultural Affairs ... Read More

Eunice Shankland

Eunice Shankland is co-owner of Shankland and Associates LLC, an independent consulting firm with thirty years of international and US experience based in Centennial, CO. She works with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations in Rome, Italy and many countries worldwide. Her focus at FAO is ... Read More

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