Practice-Oriented Education Conference

Posted by on March 7, 2003

Northeastern University, through the auspices of the Provost’s Office and the Center for the Study of Practice-Oriented Education, is sponsoring the Second International Conference on Practice-Oriented Education to be held in Boston on April 10 – 12, 2003.

Panels are being organized around such areas as action learning, cooperative education, critical pedagogies, experiential learning, service learning, workforce and human resource development and others. Keynote speakers (Chris Argyris, Stephen Brookfield, Kenneth Gergen, and Etienne Wenger) with accomplished backgrounds in action science, adult learning, social constructionism and communities of practice will infuse the dialogue.

Information, including the conference brochure, is available on-line by going to the webpage of the new Center for the Study of Practice-Oriented Education at:

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