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PattyDineen
55:02
Feel free to type your questions in this chat box at any time.
Olivia Grugan
56:29
I am interested in starting or joining a forum in my community. what is the best way to get started?
Chet Frame
01:01:02
Are we contemplating discussions around mass shootings and our response to them?
hogilvie
01:01:54
So sorry to leave early, but I have a 2 PM engagement. Looking forward to a recording (Hoping for a recording.)! Thank you so much for the great work! Heather Ogilvie, Bay County Public Library in Panama City Florida
Richard Melson
01:02:06
Again, please define the term CGA?
Lisa Pytlik Zillig
01:02:51
CGA = Common Ground for Action
Richard Melson
01:03:17
Thank you.
Richard Melson
01:03:54
Have you found that these forums (CGA) are geared to the 20-40 year old audience?
Olivia Grugan
01:04:00
how do we sign up to moderate a CGA forum again?
Diane
01:06:44
Hi - Sorry but my connection is breaking in and out...if you do not mind emailing me the video...I would greatly appreciate it! Thanks! Diane McMahon
Lisa Pytlik Zillig
01:08:17
To Chet Frame: there is a mass shooting guide here: https://www.nifi.org/en/issue-guide/issue-advisory-2019-how-should-we-prevent-mass-shootings-our-communities
Sherry S Lewis
01:09:11
I have done two forums at the University of Texas at El Paso, this fall. It was enlightening and healing for us.
Tom Cosgrove
01:11:37
We are using Daniel Yankolovich’s theory of proxy dialoge to create “entertainment” content that give support the work of CGA. Our first show will be distributed in Janaury by American Public Television and will show up on local public television stations in the 2nd quarter of 2020
Tom Cosgrove
01:11:44
http://dividedwefalltv.org
phall
01:15:26
I will be doing 4-5 sessions on immigration in the spring of 2020 (February-April). Should I continue to use the old issue guide on this toopic and if so, should I use the older version of the questionnaires
Henry Williams
01:16:08
Any suggestions for finding experienced moderators for face-to-face forums, or training new ones.
Alice Diebel, she/hers
01:18:49
It is unlikely that I will be able to turn in questionnaires. Is that going to be okay? (It's the nature of the population I will be deliberating with.
Richard Melson
01:19:50
I am trained facilitator in several methodologies, must I go through other training to moderate your fourms?
Sherry S Lewis
01:20:07
Alice, I have worked with populations who seem unlikely to participate, but once I encouraged them and assured their anonymity, they did fill some in--abut 50%
Sherry S Lewis
01:22:55
I want to add to Jean's comment that the "cheat sheet" is very helpful, especially when the conversation gets lively!
Olivia Grugan
01:23:38
Thank you for your response! I live in Pittsburgh. Is there a database to identify any forums that may already be hosted in my area?
Gregg Kaufman
01:26:05
Will we receive links to USA Today articles and editorials prior to the forums?
Richard Melson
01:31:04
What are the minimum technology requirements for the CGA forums?
Gregg Kaufman
01:31:42
Will we have access to a standard press release about the project that we can adapt and send to our local media?
David
01:32:23
Can participants in a CGA use iPads or smart phones?
Mary Riordan
01:32:57
You can’t participate with an iPhone?
Bill Davis
01:37:38
Have any NIFI guides been done on propaganda and manipulation of public opinion by PR groups for interest groups?
Richard Melson
01:39:52
Thanks