Face-to-face training for Extension volunteers is no longer the only viable delivery mode. In times of rapid technological advances, we are faced with a plethora of options for offering volunteers the training and support they need. Zoom, an online videoconferencing platform, can easily be used to engage volunteers in professional development. Creating interactive virtual sessions with a face-to-face feel can be a win-win situation for both Extension staff and volunteers.
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Lobley, J., & Ouellette, K. L. (2017). Using Videoconferencing to Create Authentic Online Learning for Volunteers. The Journal of Extension, 55(5), Article 5. https://doi.org/10.34068/joe.55.05.05