Watch this video to see how a guest speaker and a field trip reinforce concepts covered in an Aquarium Studies course.
Video: Moving Beyond the Classroom (6:03)
How do the guest lecturer and field trip complement what students are learning in their course?
Now think about your own practice.
Describe how you currently incorporate community-based or workplace-based learning into your course. If you don't currently do so, describe how you might. Now think of some of the challenges you might face in using outside resources. How might you overcome them?