I often make the comment during workshops—especially when the class is for internal trainers or SMEs preparing to lead their own workshops—that I received the best train-the-trainer education working as a high school English teacher. No group of learners (of any age or occupation) was more brutally honest. Indeed, no group was more willing to tell me exactly what I was doing wrong than a classroom full of 15-year-olds. It was a humbling but great experience.
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