Global Giveback 2013
Bring your highest talent, creativity and experience to help those who are doing good … do it better. Volunteer instructional designers, developers, trainers and other learning professionals support the work of international not-for-profit organizations as they develop learning resources to help improve people’s lives in the developing world.
Global Giveback projects can include designing learning and training resources that may be deployed in a variety of ways, including face to face, blended, and self-paced eLearning.
Volunteer with LINGOs’ Last Mile Learning initiative, LINGOs member agencies such as CARE, Habitat for Humanity, International Rescue Committee, Save the Children, as well as any other non-profit agency with a primary focus to improve people’s lives in the developing world.
Not-for-profit development agencies may enter any eLearning course created on a volunteer (pro-bono) basis for any non-profit working globally to improve people’s lives in the developing world in 2013 can be entered in the eLearning Global Giveback competition.
Judges will evaluate courses submitted by non-profit global development agencies in two categories based on whether they were developed by individual developers or corporate teams, on ten criteria:
1. Meets stated learning objectives
4. Ease of use for the learner
6. Graphical content
7. Ease of update (for the non-profit sponsor)
8. Holds the learner’s interest
9. Ease of working with the developer (rated by non-profit)
10. Potential impact of the course (assessed by non-profit based on topic and potential audience)
Volunteer Developers and International Non Profit s may use the Global Giveback Group on LinkedIn as a means of finding each other. However, any international non-profit working with a non-staff volunteer on a pro-bono basis may submit courses created in 2013 for competition. Submissions must be received by 5:00PM EST on Jan 10, 2014.
Awards and recognitions will be announced at the eLearning Guild’s Learning Solutions 2014 conference in Orlando, FL.
These documents will help you to plan for your project and find a volunteer.