Instructor Development Workshop (IDW)

Presentation Skills & Teaching Methods IDW

ADRE Requirement of All Instructors

The ADRE requires that all real estate instructors attend a 3-hour IDW within the twenty-four month period prior to application as a new instructor or renewal of an instructor’s application.

The purpose of this IDW is to assist instructors in developing better classroom presentation skills and teaching methods in order to enhance the learning for their students. Using the Generally Accepted Principles of Education (GAPE) as adopted by the Real Estate Educators Association as a foundation, this IDW will strive to provide instructors with ideas, tools and methods that will enable them to develop better courses, become better presenters and teachers, and most importantly, engage all students in ways that improve the chance that real learning is taking place.

Tuition:  $99



A REALTOR® since 1971, Jim is also a real estate investor. As an educator, he has helped “billions” begin and sustain successful real estate careers. His door is always open to anyone with a question or seeking advice. He and Curtis Hall developed the Real Estate Buyer’s Agent Council’s “HAFA Short Sales: US Treasury, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac programs,” course and teach Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) designation classes throughout Arizona & Hawaii. Jim was one of the first educators to be awarded the Real Estate Educators Association’s Distinguished Real Estate Instructor (DREI) designation. In 2002 Jim was inducted into the REBAC Hall of Fame. In 2009 Hogan School received NAR’s GREEN REsource Council’s “Provider of the year” award. Jim serves on many committees with ADRE and is called upon frequently by the legal community as an expert witness.

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