National Society for Experiential Education (NSEE) is a nonprofit membership association of educators, businesses, and community leaders. Founded in 1971, NSEE also serves as a national resource center for the development and improvement of experiential education programs nationwide.

 

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43rd NSEE Annual Conference
September 29 - October 1, 2014

Royal Sonesta Harbor Court
Baltimore, Maryland
 

EEA Workshops

NSEE Experiential Education Academy - Sponsored by New England Faculty Development Consortium (NEFDC)

Thursday, November 20, 2014  - 1:00pm - 4:30pm
College of the Holy Cross - 1 College Street - Worcester, MA
Workshops:  Fundamentals of Experiential Education and NSEE Principles of Ethical & Effective Practice for Experiential Education 

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NSEE Position on Unpaid Internships

There have been numerous discussions and articles about paid and unpaid internships.  The National Society for Experiential Education has held a consistent position regarding this matter for a number of years.  The Society's current stance is described below:

An institution should have a policy to favor paid work positions for students whenever pay can be arranged in work environments that have the potential for meeting the student's goals. Outdated policies that prevent students from being paid for their work if they are receiving college credit are discriminatory because they often preclude participation by low-income students. Credit is for what students learn; pay is for what they provide to the field sponsor. The two are neither mutually exclusive nor conflicting.

 
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