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Bonus Modules for Carpentries Instructors: Glossary

Key Points

Online Workshops Module 1: Know Your Tools
  • Hosting features in Zoom are most useful when operated by someone who is not also trying to teach.

  • Communications avenues should be planned and taught for an online workshop to function smoothly.

Online Workshops Module 2: Making the Dream Work
  • Learners experience many barriers to participation in online workshops. Planning ahead and communicating well will support them in finding a path to success.

  • Effective team work depends on communication.

  • “Cloud instances can resolve software installation problems, but also have their own unique limitations.”