An essential part of the learning process is for students to be able to make application of their newly acquired knowledge and skills.  Instructors need to make application of course content in sequential ways that assist students toward their career development. This group is for educators who aspire to discuss and master the competencies necessary for exemplary performance and top customer service in a dynamic, rapidly changing higher education landscape.  Group members share best practices, ideas, thoughts, reflections, and resources to help colleagues across the globe improve performance. 


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Evaluation at Internship Sites | Origin: ED207 | New comment by Laura Kohl

I will be mindful in future to conduct exit interviews following a student's preceptorship experience.  

Student Supervision | Origin: ED207 | New comment by Laura Kohl

Collaboration is key between all parties to optimize the student's internship experience  

Creating Useful Forms and Processes | Origin: ED207 | New comment by Laura Kohl

I will take extra time to ensure ongoing assessment and reflection is taking place when facilitating preceptorships for advanced classes  

Educating the Internship Site | Origin: ED207 | New comment by Laura Kohl

I will change my lookout on "grunt work" and advocate for students not to fall under this spell.  

Extending the Curriculum | Origin: ED207 | New comment by Laura Kohl

It is essential for students to set smart goals throughout their internship and to reassess learning needs  

Evaluation at Internship Sites | Origin: ED207 | New comment by Kim Sivak

Feedback should be objective and not personal, in the appropriate (private) setting, and timely and actionable.   

Student Supervision | Origin: ED207 | New comment by Kim Sivak

Educating, supporting, and managing are important roles of the onsite supervisor  

Creating Useful Forms and Processes | Origin: ED207 | New comment by Kim Sivak

It is very important to ensure the entire internship is effective and of value.  

Creating Useful Forms and Processes | Origin: ED207 | New comment by Kim Sivak

It is important to ensure all documentation is completed so determine if the internship met the goals and objectives and to also make any changes for future interns if needed.  

Educating the Internship Site | Origin: ED207 | New comment by Kim Sivak

If done correctly and thoughtfully internships can teach the student many professional behaviors.