This fully updated handbook combines both the theory and practice of all types of learning that employ activity-based experience. Techniques included are used in management education and corporate training.
Colin Beard works with many global organizations on learning and development, designing and facilitating experiential learning for national and international clients. He is Professor of Experiential Learning at Sheffield Business School, and was awarded a National Fellowship from the UK Higher Education Academy. He is author of The Experiential Learning Toolkit (published by Kogan Page). Dr John P Wilson is a consultant and researcher and holds positions at Oxford, Sheffield and Bradford Universities, UK. He is editor of International Human Resource Development (published by Kogan Page).
"This book is valuable for all the boundary crossing it does. Other books on the subject do not go far beyond the walls of higher education, but this book draws on a huge range of sources... A stimulating collection of ideas and examples that encourages experimentation."--Dr Roger Greenaway "Reviewing Skills Training "