The role of live virtual facilitator is often defined as the leader and lesson guide, who instead of lecturing, provides an environment that allows learners to take responsibility for their learning.
There are many roles a facilitator plays — just to name a few: virtual trainer, coach and mentor. There's much that goes into being an excellent facilitator. Excellent facilitators ask questions and are authentic in their approach. They are enthusiastic, patient, insightful and use active listening skills.
This "What's the Role of the Virtual Facilitator" infographic offers a unique and sometimes overlooked view into the role of virtual facilitator.
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