Lesson 1: Course Overview
You will spend the first part of the day getting to know participants and discussing what will take place during the workshop. Students will also have an opportunity to identify their personal learning objectives.
Lesson 2: The Role of a Minute Taker
To begin, participants will discuss the role of a minute taker. They will also explore common problems and solutions in small groups.
Lesson 3: The Skills of a Minute Taker
Next, participants will learn about the three key skills that a minute-taker must have: an ability to listen, critical thinking skills, and good organization techniques.
Lesson 4: Meeting Agreements
This session will discuss meeting agreements and give participants three templates to take away and customize.
Lesson 5: Minutes Styles
During this session, participants will look at samples of three types of minutes: formal, informal, and action.