The European Union-funded project “Support for Public Administration Capacity Building in Turkmenistan” organized the next round of the “Training of Trainers” (ToT) workshop with the online participation of the Project international expert Mr. Klemen Belhar. The event took place in the Academy of Civil Service under the President of Turkmenistan (AoCS).

The current session of the ToT workshops aimed at strengthening the capacities of the AoCS lecturers comprised the online teaching and learning methods.

During the workshop Mr. Klemen Belhar presented the theoretical part of the topic on online learning methods. The expert explained to the participants the Benefits of Online Learning where he cited the Advantages as well as the Disadvantages of E-Learning, giving various examples. Interactive workshop continued with the presentation about the Average student retention rate. The expert explained the Methodology of Online Learning and discussed with the participants about the Asynchronous Online Courses, Synchronous Online Courses and Hybrid / Blended Courses. The topics about the Competency Based Online Courses, Learning Content Types, Types of Visual Communication, Engagement in online classes, Virtual classrooms and Flipped classrooms raised a great interest among the participants. The training session was summed up with interactive discussions on the presented topics and with the participants’ expressions of their gratitude to the expert and the project team, saying: “Very useful training session, especially actual in the current situation which requires the diversification of the learning and teaching programs and methods”.

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