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Facilitator vs Sage on the Stage

Facilitator vs Sage on the Stage

Author: Ashley Sweatt

In this lesson you will compare the role of the traditional teacher with the role of the teacher in a personalized classroom

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Notes on "Facilitator vs Sage on the Stage"


(00:00 - 00:18) Introduction

(00:19 - 00:27) What will you learn today?

(00:28 - 01:38) What is the role of the traditional teacher?

(01:39 - 01:54)  What is a facilitator?

(01:55- 03:15) What is the role of a facilitator?

(03:16 - 03:45) What did you learn today?

(03:46 - 04:23) Which are you?


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