About Experiential Learning

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.

Virtual Learning Events

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, many in-person experiential learning events have been canceled. In their place, virtual learning events are being hosted for various promising sectors across the region, including manufacturing, agriculture, construction, tourism, and ICT. Watch video recordings of these events:

Experiential Learning Opportunities

There are lots of ways to learn from experiences in Windsor-Essex. Click below to learn more about each opportunity.

University of Windsor’s Video: UWindsor 2019 Community Consultation

This video features Marissa Bumanlag speaking about her experiential leaning experiences at Workforce Windsor Essex and the work she supported with the Windsor Essex Local Immigration Partnership.
Credit: University of Windsor, 2019.