Swine it #60: Creating competencies on pig farms following the science of how adults learn - Dr Sarah Probst Miller

7 October 2020, at 2:05pm

You don’t teach people how to dance by handing them an SOP. That’s not how it works. You have to be a part of that process to be really good at a skill.

Dr Sarah Probst Miller

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What you will learn

  • How do adults learn?
  • Key aspects of creating competencies on pig farms;
  • One thing veterinarians and farm managers can do right now, to improve the way they teach;
  • The future of learning and teaching in swine production.

Meet the guest: Dr Sarah Probst Miller has a BS in Zoology (Eastern Illinois University) and DVM in Veterinary Medicine (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign). Dr Miller has over 20 years of veterinary, production, and human development consulting experience. Her educational portfolio ranges from multimedia lessons and videos to a virtual gaming simulation to an on-farm course that teaches a task and allows learners to teach the task to a variety of human behavioral styles. She is currently the Creative Director and President of AgCreate Solutions, Inc.