Experiential Learning helps to connect classroom learning with workplace experiences. These experiences provide hands-on and work integrated learning opportunities in addition to including an aspect of reflection.

Examples of experiential learning includes co-op placements, internships, apprenticeships, tours and more.

Click the links to learn more about our Experience for Success project and how you can implement a similar project in your area.


Workforce WindsorEssex knows the importance of connecting educators and employers to facilitate these opportunities to best prepare our future workforce.

  • Are you an employer who would like to take advantage of these opportunities but you don’t know where to get started?
  • Are you an educator who is stuck trying to match your student with an employer that matches their interest?
  • Are you a mentor who would like to share your knowledge and experiences with a young person?

Whether you are an employer, educator, mentor or student, Workforce WindsorEssex is your hub to get connected with the opportunities you are looking for.

Experience Request Form – Employers and Mentors

Experience Request Form – Students and Educators

resources for educators, parents and employers

Below you’ll find valuable resources that support Experiential Learning in the classroom, at home and in the workplace:


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