The Transforming Higher Education (THE) project held a webinar on June 2 on “Experiential Learning in Agriculture Education” with its partners the American University of Beirut, GCHERA, with support from Asia-Pacific Association of Agricultural Research Institute (APAARI). We were happy to have over 250 participants from around the world.
The panel was made up of the following outstanding educators and practitioners of experiential learning:
Professor Saouma BouJaoude
American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Professor Daniel Sherrard
EARTH University, Costa Rica
Professor Frank Robinson
University of Alberta, Canada
Professor Michel Wattiaux
University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
The topics of discussion of the webinar:
– Theoretical foundations and objectives of experiential learning
– Implementing Experiential Education, Getting faculty involved
– Experiential Learning in the Classroom: Learn to discuss and discuss to Learn
– Experiences in Inquiry-Based Learning in Animal Agriculture
You can access the presentations by clicking on the link of each topic above.
The webinar recording is available on the following link of the Transforming Higher Education website.