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Monday, January 25 • 15:00 - 15:15
(On-demand session released) Career Moves: Developing Skills in Mature Workers Remotely – 45 minutes

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Career Moves is career development program for 100+ mid-career workers experiencing career transitions. This program, funded by the Future Skills Centre, combines career development and coaching with skill development and work-integrated learning (WIL). The virtual program utilizes technology to enhance learning, build community and develop skills. This session discusses the successes and challenges of an online adult education career development program.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Identify ways to merge WIL and career education delivery
  • Generate ideas for skill development and assessment for transitioning adults
  • Examine ways to engage adults through technology and virtual learning

Speakers | Conférenciers
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Alison Reaves

Manager, Work-Integrated Learning, NorQuest College
Alison Reaves currently manages the WIL and Career Education team at NorQuest College in Edmonton and previously worked as the Associate Director in the Business Career Services office at Appalachian State University in North Carolina.
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Megan Stannard

Career Coach, Career Moves Project, NorQuest College
Megan Stannard is the senior Career Coach with the Career Moves Project at NorQuest College. Megan developed the successful online career development program that engages mature workers and coaches participants to meet their goals.

Monday January 25, 2021 15:00 - 15:15 EST