Supportive Leadership Through Collaborative Learning | Online Module


Note: This online module is part of a series of Continuous Quality Improvement modules.

This module is the second in a three-part series.

  1. Moving Forward with Continuous Quality Improvement
  2. Supportive Leadership Through Collaborative Learning
  3. Coaching for Success

This module will introduce you to the benefits of collaborative adult learning, as well as the foundational elements required to design collaborative learning experiences. It will explore the differences between two types of collaborative learning – communities of practice and cohorts. In the end, you will become more effective at guiding adult learners and influencing positive change. This module covers the following topics:

  • Cohorts and Communities of Practice
  • Principles of Adult Learning
  • Exploring Your Role as a Facilitator
  • Ready, Set, Go: Preparing to Activate Learning
  • Putting Learning into Practice

The running time is approximately three hours, including time for completing activities such as videos, readings, and guided reflections. You do not need to complete this module all at one time; you may exit at any point and return where you left off.  

Registration cost



Total clock hours: 3
Illinois Gateways for Opportunity Approved


Your local child care resource and referral agency may have scholarship funds available to assist with your registration or tuition costs for this event. Find your local CCR&R.


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