Today’s universities have been criticized for being out of touch, out of date, and unresponsive to society’s needs.
Practical-learning environments allow students to develop in numerous ways that can have lifelong benefits.
First, gaining practical experience puts education theory into practice and thereby makes it more relevant. Practical experience also allows people to learn in a variety of ways .
Real-world learning prepares you for further education, for careers, and for community involvement. It is difficult to overestimate the value of learning by doing.
Students who transition well from high school to college and from college to the workplace are those who switch from being receivers of information to being seekers of information; they take responsibility for their learning.