Presentation Theme

Issues and Trends in Higher Education

Presentation Type

Best Practice Presentation (45 minute presentation about a specific best practice)

Abstract

Integrating real world expertise is a positive and growing trend in higher education. Building positive relationship with working professionals and subject matter experts has benefits and pitfalls. This session explores the pros and cons of using working professionals and subject matter experts in the classroom and in course development.

Keywords

Working Professionals Subject Matter Experts

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Working Professionals and Subject Matter Experts in the Classroom

Integrating real world expertise is a positive and growing trend in higher education. Building positive relationship with working professionals and subject matter experts has benefits and pitfalls. This session explores the pros and cons of using working professionals and subject matter experts in the classroom and in course development.