Lessons learned from experiential learning: What do students learn from a practicum/internship?

written by admin on May 8, 2015 in Internships with no comments Simons, L Fehr, L Blank, N Connell, H Georganas, D Fernandex, D Peterson, V (2012). Lessons learned from experiential learning: What do students learn from a practicum/internship?. International Journal of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, 24 (3) , 325-334.

Employs a multi-method approach to identify student learning outcomes in psychology internships.  Employs pre-test/post-test surveys and perspectives of students, field supervisors, and faculty.  Findings include that students increased in multicultural skills and grew in personal, civic, and career development.