The Complete Guide to Service Learning : Proven, Practical Ways to Engage Students in Civic Responsibility, Academic Curriculum, & Social Action
This project-based guide is a blueprint for service learning--from getting started to assessing the experience--and integrates the K-12 Service-Learning Standards for Quality Practice. It provides ideas for incorporating literacy into service learning and suggestions for creating a culture of service. An award-winning treasury of activities, ideas, annotated book recommendations, author interviews, and expert essays--all presented within a curricular context and organized by theme. Digital Content contains all of the planning and tracking forms from the book plus bonus service learning plans, and more.
- Paperback | 275 pages
- 213.36 x 274.32 x 27.94mm | 816.46g
- 18 Mar 2010
- Free Spirit Publishing Inc.,U.S.
- Minneapolis, United States
- 2nd Revised edition
""The Complete Guide to Service Learning" has been my go-to resource for sharing ideas with our partner organizations and with anyone who says, "Tell me about service learning." Rich in information, ideas, and practical suggestions, this guide inspires and reminds me how important our youth are and what valuable contributors they can be. Cathryn's book brings learning and service to life."--Elaine Leibsohn, America's Promise Alliance
About Cathryn Berger Kaye
Cathryn Berger Kaye, M.A., is a former classroom teacher and is now a National and International Service Learning Consultant. She works with state departments of education, university faculty and students, school districts, and classroom teachers on a variety of education issues such as service learning, student leadership, and respectful school communities. A sought-after speaker, she lives in Los Angeles, California.