Instructor Development Programs

 The following programs on Instructor Development can be offered as separate programs or in combination with course development programs.


Instructor Development Workshop

  •  How Adults Learn: Pedagogy vs. Andragogy
  •  The Physical Learning Environment
  •  Learning Styles
  •  Appropriate use of presentation technology and equipment
  •  Incorporating dynamic Internet resources
  •  Instructor dress, body language, and speech
  •  Teaching Strategies

Course Development Workshop

Participants will develop a lesson plan for real estate course meeting or exceeding standards for adult education established by  the Generally Accepted Principles of Education  (GAPE)

  •  Assessing Participants Needs
  •  Developing Instructional Goals
  •  Developing Instructional Objectives
  •  Selecting Course Materials and Content
  •  Using the Web to enrich course content
  •  Choosing Learning Activities
  •  Choosing Appropriate Instructional Methods
  •  Evaluating Performance (including Item Writing)

Deb on the Web: Presentation Technology for Teachers

Learn how to harness technology to make your presentations more effective, engaging, and up-to-date. Deborah  will provide practical guidance and will demonstrate the use of laptops, LCD projectors, PowerPoint, the Internet, You Tube, and much more in this one-day program. Additionally, the instructor will provide  help in searching the Internet for new course content but avoiding copyright infringement.  This course is for individuals with modest computer skills.


The Struggle for Character:  Advanced Ethics I and/or II

This program for teachers, association leaders,  members of Professional Standards Committees, and regulators,  who wish to teach adults ethical decision making skills received the Real Estate Educators Association's award for Best Single Education Program in the U.S.   


This program can be offered in a variety of lengths.


Participants learn how to recognize the ethical maturity of their students; develop effective teaching techniques for enhancing ethical development; foster ethical development in the classroom and beyond.  Thought-provoking!