Best Practices in Implementing a Living Classroom for Programs in Seniors Care


Where: Conestoga College (Doon campus), Kitchener Cost: $300.00

Register by November 15, 2019

Workshop description:
An opportunity to understand the key features of implementing a successful Living Classroom for post-secondary education in seniors care. Conestoga College in partnership with Schlegel Villages and the Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging, has over a decade of experience operating a living classroom. Benefit from the experience and expertise of Dr. Veronique Boscart and the Living Classroom Team.

Living classroom:The Living Classroom is an innovative educational experience for students whose career path will lead them to work with older adults. The education program is delivered in a long-term care home, led by a post-secondary educator and involving students and those living and working in the long-term care home within a culture of interactive learning.

Participant benefit:
College administrators and faculty will learn in an interactive environment about key success factors and practical applications to grow and sustain an innovative Living Classroom within the college and LTC context.

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Regina Dryngiewicz, Program Assistant

Phone:  519-748-5220 ext. 3635


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Venue Information

Conestoga College (Doon campus)
299 Doon Valley Drive
Kitchener , Ontario
N2G 4M4 Canada

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About the Ontario Centres for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care

The Ontario CLRI is funded by the Ministry of Health, and the Ministry of Long-Term Care, and hosted at Baycrest Health Sciences, Bruyère, and the Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging.

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