TOPIC: "The Battle Between Real-World Experience and Academic Learning Outcomes"
PRESENTER: Nikki James, Industry Fellow & Researcher, The Center for the Future of Higher Education & Talent Strategy, Northeastern University
DATE: Tuesday, July 28, 2020 @ 1:00 - 2:00 pm EST
DESCRIPTION: Embedding experiential learning into curriculum and co-curricula activities provides a great opportunity for students to engage with industry professionals, test out career options and develop their professional skills. But, introducing an industry partner/professional mentor into the mix adds a layer of complexity, not to mention A LOT more paperwork! This webinar will dig into the complex challenge of balancing industry engaged and real-world experience with learning outcomes and course assessment. Specifically, the webinar will offer:
· Tips and tricks for aligning industry projects with learning outcomes
· Triggers that will help you identify mismatches industry partner expectations
· Ideas, examples and templates for streamlining the recruitment and management of industry partners
Free for CEIA Members / Non-Members $25.00
Registration closes Sunday, July 26, 2020 @ 11:30 pm EST.