“According to Harvard Magazine, experiential learning is multisensory and participative. It is highly effective because it engages the senses in a way that promotes learning and comprehension on multiple levels,” says Sterling, chief marketing officer at BigSpeak Speakers’ Bureau. “This is as true in the business world as it is in education.”

Source: How to Plan an Experiential Meeting: Successful Meetings

Random sensory quotes

The world is outside us; our senses are within us. How, then, do the two come together so that we can know something? Obviously our senses can’t go forth and drag an actual chunk of the world back to their internal lair, intact and as is, for the benefit of the rest of the brain.

— Kathryn Schulz