Date: Wed, Apr 20, 2016 at 3:48 PM
Subject: [AECT] 2016 Leadership Internship Program
To All AECT Members!
The AECT Leadership Development Committee is excited to invite applications for the Leadership Internship Program to coincide with the 2016 AECT Convention in Las Vegas, NV. All interns will be expected to arrive the convention by 3:00 PM Monday afternoon, October 17, 2016 and to stay until 12:00 PM Friday, October 21, 2016.
We are searching for the future leaders of AECT. Who are they? They are the new professionals and current graduate students within our membership. We need your help, AECT members, to identify and recognize outstanding individuals with leadership potential in educational technology and in the broader field through the AECT Leadership Internship Program. The program is open to new professionals in K12 and higher education as well as those in industry. Additionally, current part- and full-time graduate students in the field of education are also welcomed to submit an application for consideration.
Eligible applicants and interested sponsors may review program details and application requirements athttp://www.aect.org/events/intern. AECT members interested in sponsoring an applicant should provide their contact information to the individual for inclusion in his or her application materials. Once an application is submitted, the online system will notify sponsors with instructions on how to complete the process. Please note that the application process places a heavy emphasis on past and current leadership experiences with a specific focus on personal goals for growth within AECT and the professional field. All pieces of the application must be completed prior to submission in order to be considered. The deadline for submission to the internship program is a firm June 5, 2016.
Please submit all application materials via the AECT website at the URL above. Additional correspondence regarding the Leadership Internship Program can be directed to the Leadership Internship Program Coordinator, Tonia A. Dousay, at aect-intern-chair.
We look forward to receiving the applications!
Linda L. Mellish
Leadership Development Committee, Chair