Audience participation ideas
OCTOBER 4, 2007
It's easy for people who are shy to sit back and wait for the more outgoing members to speak up. Here are some ideas that have worked for me: 1. I've started meetings with icebreaker-type questions like, "What's the oldest item of clothing you're wearing?" Adults will go to great lengths to avoid embarrassing themselves, so it's important to cultivate trust and a safe environment.