How to Teach your Workshop Online

The Surplace Workshop Vision!
  Through our workshops we aim to break isolation and bring out the creative person in everyone.  Successful workshops have catered to people who are com...
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Planning your Workshop
Sur Place workshops are typically four weeks long, with one session per week.  Each session is 1.5 - 2 hours long, depending on the teacher and subject....
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Checklist for your First Workshop
Get ready... (4 weeks before workshop) Promote Tell people about your workshop! Share on social media. Email people you think might be interested. Su...
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Tips and Tricks
Starting a session Arrive at least 10 minutes early to make sure you’re there when your students arrive. During the 1st session, take 10-15 minutes to ma...
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How to Engage your Students
1. Get to know them in advance When students sign up for a workshop, they're invited to answer a couple questions about their creative/artist...
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Discipline Specific Workshop Tips
Writing Workshops -To keep on track, consider keeping a checklist/lesson plan close by and use a timer -While doing a writing exercise, screen share th...
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Zoom Guide
Instructors are responsible for hosting their workshops on the Sur Place Zoom account. In order to act as a “host,” you’ll need to login via the Sur Pl...
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