Category: Pathways

Transition Period, Earning Awards, and Becoming a Distinguished Toastmaster
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Transition Period, Earning Awards, and Becoming a Distinguished Toastmaster

By Greg Pick, DTM Transition Period Pathways becomes the only way to earn educational awards on July 1, 2020.  Until then, individuals who were members before February 13, 2018 (in District 25), can earn education and leadership awards under either the traditional education (e.g., Competent Communicator, Competent Leader, Level 1, Level 2, et cetera in...

Feedback – The Heart of Toastmasters
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Feedback – The Heart of Toastmasters

by Allan Pickering, DTM I teach a workshop on Toastmasters speech evaluations where I make the claim that speech evaluations are the most important aspect of Toastmasters.  With evaluations being the obvious vehicle for feedback in a Toastmasters meeting, Pathways and Base Camp brings our feedback into the digital age! How to Send Feedback Enter...

Pathways Evaluations Made Easy – Terry Mencke, ACS, ALB
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Pathways Evaluations Made Easy – Terry Mencke, ACS, ALB

By Terry Mencke, ACS, ALB On our way to dinner, my husband (Chuck) and I were talking about Toastmasters, including the differences between Pathways and the traditional program. Chuck is on Pathways. I am still working the traditional program. All I really know about how it works I learned from the ambassador visits. I recently...

Start with Your Why – Pathways
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Start with Your Why – Pathways

By Steven Timmons, Public Relations Manager Did you know that it cost a total of $67,580 for tuition, room, board and fees combined for the 2018-2019 year to attend Harvard University? The tuition alone for the one year is $46,340. Let’s face it, education is expensive. The shocker is that the last I checked, there...

Do You Struggle with Pathways Online?  Well, Stop the Presses
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Do You Struggle with Pathways Online? Well, Stop the Presses

By Steven Timmons, DTM Recently, one of my fellow club members had a little bit of a meltdown with Pathways Online.  Don’t get me wrong.  He is working his path.  However, he is still not quite comfortable with the online aspect.  Can I see a show of hands that second that concern?  Yes, I know...

Basic Facts about the Pathways Program
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Basic Facts about the Pathways Program

-By Greg Pick, DTM Education Programs Pathways rolled out in District 25 on February 13, 2018, in District 25.  The transition period is the period from February 13, 2018, through June 30, 2020.  During this period, any member in our district who had been a member prior to February 13, 2018, can complete education awards under the traditional...

Base Camp Gives You the Rope, How to NOT Hang Yourself
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Base Camp Gives You the Rope, How to NOT Hang Yourself

By Steven Timmons, DTM Are you humming along in Pathways and your reporting does not match your activity?  This can and does happen. In other words, you have completed projects where you have not even given speeches. It is entirely possible in Base Camp to set and complete an entire Level in a single evening...

Pathways – Choosing a Path and Logging into the Website
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Pathways – Choosing a Path and Logging into the Website

by Greg Pick, DTM Research the Path  There are ten paths in Pathways.  Do you have questions about what path to select?  We have the aids to assist you.  I recommend that you begin on the Pathways page on the District 25 website.   We have a single file with short descriptions and a list of...

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