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Dubin, Alexsandra; Garst, Barry A.; Gaslin, Tracey; Schultz, Beth E. – Journal of Experiential Education, 2020
Background: Summer camps engage millions of youth in enrichment opportunities during the summertime while employing a substantial young adult workforce to provide high-quality programs and services to camp participants. Workplace fatigue has been implicated in camp-related injury and illness events, yet few studies have targeted fatigue among camp…
Descriptors: Summer Programs, Employees, Fatigue (Biology), Work Environment
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Bolick, Cheryl M.; Glazier, Jocelyn; Stutts, Christoph – Journal of Experiential Education, 2020
Background: This study examines the role of a weeklong experiential residency program on teachers' beliefs about self and practice. Purpose: The goal of two separate intensive experiences was to help teachers generate new insight about the place of students, the teacher, and the school that extended beyond a surface-level understanding of…
Descriptors: Masters Programs, Graduate Students, Teacher Education, Teacher Education Programs
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Bennion, John; Cannon, Brian; Hill, Brian; Nelson, Riley; Ricks, Meagan – Journal of Experiential Education, 2020
Background: Experiential educators face difficulties assessing participants and programs because there are so many measurement tools to choose from, many measures have validity issues such as those based on self-reported data, objective tests may not adequately measure social or psychological outcomes, and tests in content disciplines often assess…
Descriptors: Reflection, Essays, Experiential Learning, Fundamental Concepts
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Riley, Kathryn – Journal of Experiential Education, 2020
Background: Teaching and learning in outdoor experiential education is often conducted on lands with troubled histories of settler colonialism. This calls for new and creative forms of socioecological responsibility to attend to human supremacism and exceptionalism that marginalizes, exploits, dominates, and objectifies Other(s) in these…
Descriptors: Outdoor Education, Experiential Learning, Social Bias, Racial Bias
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Collins, Melissa A.; Totino, Joanna; Hartry, Ardice; Romero, Valeria F.; Pedroso, Rosio; Nava, Rosalinda – Journal of Experiential Education, 2020
Background: Women and people of color are consistently underrepresented in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields and careers. Though there are myriad factors underlying these gaps, one potential variable may be the extent to which these students feel connected to their STEM classroom experiences. Purpose: The present study…
Descriptors: STEM Education, Disproportionate Representation, Minority Groups, Females
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Cocieru, Ovidiu C.; Katz, Matthew; McDonald, Mark A. – Journal of Experiential Education, 2020
Background: The Classroom-as-Organization (CAO) is an experiential learning course in which students create and manage an organization as part of class activities. Student interaction with peers is an important feature of the CAO. Educators suggested that student interactions in CAOs follow certain patterns, but these observations have not been…
Descriptors: Experiential Learning, Interaction, Peer Relationship, Business Administration Education
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Heinrich, William F.; Green, Patrick M. – Journal of Experiential Education, 2020
Background: Experiential learning approaches applied in classrooms are often disconnected from theory and loosely connected in classroom practice. Given critiques of experiential learning, there is a significant need for process learning theory with a practice-driven model. Scholars have only begun to explore the enhanced learning that often…
Descriptors: Experiential Learning, Learning Theories, Teaching Methods, Criticism
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Whipple, Sara S.; Frein, Scott T.; Kline, Keith A. – Journal of Experiential Education, 2020
Background: The 4-week-long College Orientation Workshop (COW) is an experiential education program that combines physical and mental challenges with classroom instruction to promote self-confidence, self-control, wellness, and life success in promising male youth facing challenges to reaching their full potential. Purpose: This was an exploratory…
Descriptors: School Orientation, Self Esteem, Self Control, Well Being
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Pascale, Amanda Blakewood; Ohlson, Matthew – Journal of Experiential Education, 2020
Background: Employers consider strong leadership skills among highly desirable qualities for new hires. To meet the needs of today's complex workforce, colleges and universities have increased opportunities for experiential learning for students. However, it is not known how students make meaning of these experiences in context with their personal…
Descriptors: Gender Differences, Mentors, Content Analysis, Experiential Learning
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Bourgault du Coudray, Chantal – Journal of Experiential Education, 2020
Background: Higher education policy increasingly conceptualizes industry-linked, service, and place-based forms of education in terms of experiential education. Although potentially promising, this turn toward experience risks instrumentalizing and marketizing experience, which is exacerbated by individualized theories of experiential learning.…
Descriptors: Experiential Learning, Psychotherapy, Phenomenology, Educational Theories
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Enslein, Terri W.; Wiles, Brenda – Journal of Experiential Education, 2020
Background: Health care today is presented with a complex set of circumstances requiring exploration of new and varied teaching methodologies to produce requisite student reasoning and prepare them for professional practice. Health care practitioners require high-level clinical reasoning skills to practice, skills traditionally achieved through…
Descriptors: Service Learning, Clinical Experience, Thinking Skills, Nursing Students
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Karasik, Rona J. – Journal of Experiential Education, 2020
Background: Benefits of community-based learning for students in higher education are well documented. Comparatively less is known about the community partner experience. Purpose: The community partner perspective is explored to (a) confirm and expand recent findings regarding community partners' perceptions of the benefits and challenges of…
Descriptors: Teacher Role, Service Learning, Educational Benefits, College Students
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Rogers, Elizabeth Bond; Rose, Jeff – Journal of Experiential Education, 2019
Background: Although outdoor education provides many positive learning outcomes for students, it is a field in which women continue to be underrepresented in leadership roles. Centering the voices of women and other underrepresented populations is critical to creating a more inclusive outdoor education field. Purpose: The purpose of this study was…
Descriptors: Gender Differences, Outdoor Education, Females, Higher Education
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Breunig, Mary – Journal of Experiential Education, 2019
Background: The Association for Experiential Education identifies social justice as one of its core values. One recent state of knowledge paper explored the confluence of outdoor experiential education and social justice. Social justice theory embraces the idea that social identities do not exist independently. Rather, race, class, sexuality, skin…
Descriptors: Social Justice, Experiential Learning, Interdisciplinary Approach, Outdoor Education
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Grain, Kari; Katumba, Tonny; Kirumira, Dennis; Nakasiita, Rosemary; Nakayenga, Saudah; Nankya, Eseza; Nteza, Vicent; Ssegawa, Micheal – Journal of Experiential Education, 2019
Background: The social justice goals of service-learning programs are often contingent upon strong relationships with host community members. Given this common narrative, it is necessary to extend our understanding of relationships in international service-learning (ISL), particularly as they are conceptualized by host community members. Purpose:…
Descriptors: Service Learning, Foreign Countries, Social Justice, Community Involvement
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