(From The AEE Website)
Experiential Educators include teachers, camp counselors, corporate team builders, therapists, challenge course practitioners, environmental educators, guides, instructors, coaches, mental health professionals . . . and the list goes on. An Experiential Educator is anyone who teaches through direct experience.
The Association for Experiential Education (AEE) is a nonprofit, professional membership association dedicated to experiential education and the students, educators and practitioners who utilize its philosophy. We strive to:
- Connect educators in practical ways so that they have access to the growing body of knowledge that fuels their growth and development
- Publish and provide access to relevant research, publications and resources
- Raise the quality and performance of experiential programs through our accreditation program
- Increase recognition of experiential education worldwide