Technical training frequently involves manual skills such as operating a lathe, replacing a fuse, taking blood pressure, cleaning a carburetor, using a computer mouse, or transferring digital images to a laptop computer. Mastery of these skills requires individual demonstration and coaching. In Multilevel Coaching (MLC), all participants receive individual attention. The game exploits the fact that coaching others is an effective way to learn a skill.
Unlike other interactive lecture formats, not everyone participates in MLC at the same time. The activity begins with a few individuals learning the skill and then ...