Pre-Work Required: Create a clear statement of the problem.
Level of Difficulty to Facilitate (to be deleted during review): Facilitation skills required
1. Use one or more of the following:
a. State problem as a question.
b. State problem as given,
---- i.then get statements of how others understand the problem.
c. Clarify key words to tighten the problem description.
d. Brainstorm problem descriptions under two columns: ?Is? and ?Is Not?.
e. Use diagrams to describe problem.
f. Break down into component parts.
Follow-Up Required: Use a problem solving process.
Derived from: Bens, Ingrid: Facilitating with Ease, Participative Dynamics, 1997, p. 159