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PRSA 2017 International Conference

The Spirit of Revolution: Communications in the 21st Century

Oct. 8–10 | Boston

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DO NOT USE Learning to Teach: A Hands-On How-To Workshop

Note: Prior registration required.

It's quite common for PR programs at colleges and universities to turn to seasoned local practitioners as part-time professors — and in some cases, as full-time faculty. They're sought because of their professional PR expertise, the assumption being that if you can do it, you can teach it.

However, it's not that easy. There's a lot more to teaching than telling "war stories," and this workshop will explore the ins and outs of teaching through a combination of interactive exercises and discussions. You will receive a copy of the 2013 handbook, “Learning to Teach,” which is a collection of 50 how-to chapters written by current or former members of the PRSA Educators Academy, and will learn: