Experiential education is a buzzword thrown around in higher education; but what does it mean? Join this session to learn the basics of Experiential Education and how it can elevate the student experience and student learning. Explored in this session is Paddles and Pedagogy, an innovative CE course that takes experiential education to the next level.
Kelly Swain is Associate Dean of Trades and First Nations Fine Arts at Coast Mountain College in Terrace. Though she has moved away from the Continuing Education portfolio, she has extensive experience in Contract Services and Continuing Education with 8 years in the field. Her passion for community engagement and growth has inspired her career in the post-secondary education sector, particularly in trades training and community-based programming,
Kelly holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from Okanagan University College and is currently engaged in a Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies from Athabasca University.