Breaking News: Base Camp Updates

UPDATES TO BASE CAMP: You can now view the projects in every level. An explanatory email was sent to club Presidents, VP Education and Secretaries on September 12. “Currently, members can only see the projects associated with the level they are on in their path. This change will allow members to view all projects in … Continue reading Breaking News: Base Camp Updates

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

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

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

Reflect on your Path

This week I have been reflecting on my progress in my third Path and unpacking what I have learned and achieved. My overall perception of my growth as a Public Speaker and a Leader has definitely changed in the 14 months I have been working in Pathways. Changed for the better! Pathways has provided me … Continue reading Reflect on your Path

Track Pathways Progress in easy-Speak

Are you looking for an easy method of tracking your own Pathways Progress as a club member? Are you a VPE seeking an easy method of tracking the 'actual' Pathways project completion for your members? Consider easy-Speak. I am an easy-Speak user and advocate for its use for Club Management. I like easy-Speak even more … Continue reading Track Pathways Progress in easy-Speak

Pathways conversations with Julie!

Dear Readers, I have been following Julie's journey in Pathways for many months, as she writes her daily blogs . Her blog has been a compelling read for her thousands of followers as she unravels her journey with stories of challenges, frustrations and success. I have asked Julie to share some of her thoughts on … Continue reading Pathways conversations with Julie!