Most of the teachers who attended Saturday's Teacher Training Program stayed on for the second day to complete one of four Continuing Professional Development Days offered by the Australian Bridge Federation. CPD Days are more content-based than “how to", although the methods used are always the same, following the STEAM principles.
There’s no need for players or teachers to feel that 2/1 is hard, or that it means learning a totally new system. The best way to present it is to show where it “fixes” weak parts of Standard, and what the benefits are.
Even beginners are able to learn 2/1, so let’s embrace it!