Place-Based Education: Unlocking Lessons Learned Within Our Local Communities

Place-Based Education: Unlocking Lessons Learned Within Our Local Communities

education lessons December 7, 2015 By: Aaron D. Wolowiec, CAE

Attendees at association conferences are increasingly interested in getting out of the classroom to explore the local community. What learning opportunities exist for these adventure seekers? Find out how place-based education could enhance your next event.

The number of continuing education units required by our attendees to maintain their professional designations often determines the number of breakout sessions offered at our annual meetings. But, as more emphasis is placed on the conference experience, attendees are increasingly interested in getting out of the classroom and into the community....