The Carpentries Instructor Trainers Group
Purpose and Scope
This is the group of certified Instructor Trainers. We train new Instructors and collaboratively develop the Instructor Training curriculum.
What We Do
What we do is described in detail in the instructor trainer agreement policy document: https://docs.carpentries.org/topic_folders/instructor_training/duties_agreement.html
Briefly, we carry out tasks including:
- develop and teach the Instructor Training Curriculum: http://carpentries.github.io/instructor-training/
- host/attend monthly training community meetings: https://pad.carpentries.org/trainers
- host demo sessions for instructor checkout: https://pad.carpentries.org/teaching-demos
The trainer community self governs as per the governance document. As of March 2021 this governance remains provisional pending approval by The Carpentries Executive Council. The elected leadership panel governs operates according to their meeting rules.
Elected members of Leadership as of March, 2021 are:
- Sarah Brown (Chair)
- Jeff Oliver (Secretary)
- Arin Basu
- Amanda Charbonneau
- Mark Crowe