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Experiential Learning

Scope Note: 
Learning by doing -- includes knowledge and skills acquired outside of book/lecture learning situations through work, play, and other life experiences (Note: Do not confuse with "Learning Experience")
Category: Educational Process: Classroom Perspectives
Broader Terms
Narrower Terms
Field Experience Programs
Internship Programs
Job Shadowing
Service Learning
Use this term instead of
Action Learning
Activity Learning (1968 1978)
Community Experience
Experience Based Education
Hands on Learning
Home Experience
Prior Experiential Learning
Related Terms
Active Learning
Activity Units
Adventure Education
Authentic Learning
Capstone Experiences
Case Method (Teaching Technique)
Clinical Experience
College Credits
Community Based Instruction (Disabilities)
Cooperative Education
Cooperative Learning
Cooperative Programs
Discovery Learning
Employment Experience
Equivalency Tests
Field Instruction
Field Trips
Hands on Science
High School Equivalency Programs
Informal Assessment
Informal Education
Laboratory Procedures
Laboratory Schools
Learning Activities
Learning Centers (Classroom)
Learning Experience
Learning Strategies
Lifelong Learning
Living Learning Centers
Manipulative Materials
On the Job Training
Outdoor Education
Outdoor Leadership
Physical Education
Place Based Education
Portfolios (Background Materials)
Practical Arts
Prior Learning
Problem Based Learning
Professional Education
Reggio Emilia Approach
Sensory Experience
Situated Learning
Social Experience
Special Degree Programs
Student Experience
Student Journals
Student Projects
Teaching Experience
Vocational Education
Volunteer Training
Work Experience
Work Experience Programs
Workplace Learning
Added to ERIC: 6/30/1978