Shape up for Pathways Excellence

A positive approach! Pathways is our Educational system and it provides opportunities and challenges for the experienced and new Toastmasters. I believe that a majority of clubs in Australia have embraced Pathways well and are steaming ahead. We are ensuring that each District has a Pathways 'leader' to help promote and support Pathways experiences, and … Continue reading Shape up for Pathways Excellence

Level 4 Elective: Write a Compelling Blog

The journey so far This project was my favourite from January 2018 when I was completing my first Path, Effective Coaching. In this project I saw a challenge to 'find my voice' and create a unique set of eight blog posts (in one month) about my Voyage of a Pathways Guide. "In this project, you … Continue reading Level 4 Elective: Write a Compelling Blog

Pathways in July: Motivate Others

What a month of frenetic activity around Pathways as club executives changeover and new Base Camp Managers emerge. The changeover also meant that many new VP Education officers sought help in managing their easy-Speak club sites; a series of requests for help come across my desk in that period of time. Meanwhile the D73 Team … Continue reading Pathways in July: Motivate Others

Reflections: D73 Team Pathways

How have you progressed in your Pathways journey(s)? I have asked myself that question several times this year, as I move deeper into my role as D73 Pathways Coordinator. In this post I will unpack from this journey and share the lessons learned. We established a team of Pathways Champions who were tasked with providing … Continue reading Reflections: D73 Team Pathways

Toastmasters in the Cloud

Thousands of Toastmasters across the globe have been 'walking the Path' in the cloud! They have been on the trail since their access was rolled out in their Districts! Pathways Champions are ahead of the crowd now, reaching the pinnacles of success along the trail. You can find out how clubs, divisions and districts are … Continue reading Toastmasters in the Cloud

Mentoring Pathways Champions

Recently I was asked 'what strategies are employed in your clubs to encourage uptake, progress and completion in Paths among your members'. My response was Mentoring! If you want success in your club and your goal is to build a 100% enrollment base in Pathways, I recommend a Club generated Pathways Mentorship Program. Here's one … Continue reading Mentoring Pathways Champions

What’s New in Pathways Resources?

What do you need right now to help other club members to: enrol in a Path assist other members to enrol in a Path master your own journey through Base Camp assist other members to master their journeys improve your ability to plan ahead and track progress assist another member to plan ahead and progress … Continue reading What’s New in Pathways Resources?

RPL and the Electives

No, this is not the name of a new music group! What is RPL? RPL means Recognition of Prior Learning - a method of enabling skilled practitioners in all fields to obtain recognition for those skills acquired prior to starting a course of study or applying for credit transfer. I see a correlation here for … Continue reading RPL and the Electives

Guide on the Side

Are you looking for that essential 'guide on the side'? A tool that will help you unravel all the mystique of your Pathways Experience, and lead you to a new confidence level in learning online. Perhaps you're an independent learner and you want to master your online learning for yourself. Or you are VP Education looking … Continue reading Guide on the Side

Personal Eportfolio: Pathways Achievements

  Pathways Badges In the Pathways program you receive badges when you reach learning milestones; these are displayed in your Eportfolio in Base Camp. I recently completed another Path and went looking for the new badge. That's great - I can now share these badges in my Personal Eportfolio. This WordPress blog is my preferred site … Continue reading Personal Eportfolio: Pathways Achievements