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Author Witmer, Judith T
Title How to Establish a High School Service Learning Program
Imprint Alexandria : Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development, 1994
©1994
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Note Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Table of Contents -- Preface: Getting Out of the Box! -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: The Origins of Service Learning -- Chapter 2: The Purpose and Goals of Service Learning -- Chapter 3: Principles of Service Learning -- Chapter 4: Is a Service Learning Program Right for Your School or District? -- Chapter 5: Service Learning Program Design Options -- Chapter 6: Other Program Design Considerations -- Chapter 7: Stakeholders: Gaining Their Interest, Confidence, and Commitment -- Chapter 8: Getting Started -- Chapter 9: Operations and Procedures -- Chapter 10: Hurdles and Difficulties -- Chapter 11: Last Words -- Appendix A: Sources of Service Learning Information -- Appendix B: Essential Service Learning References -- References -- Search this Book
This is a highly practical book for anyone who is interested in establishing or maintaining a service learning program at the high school level. It comes at an opportune moment, following the recent passage of the National and Community Service Act of 1993. The book explains the origins, purpose, goals, and principles of service learning; discusses program design options and factors that need to be considered when establishing a program; offers guidance on starting and operating a program; and discusses how to handle common obstacles and challenges. Appendixes list other sources of valuable information
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Witmer, Judith T. How to Establish a High School Service Learning Program Alexandria : Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development,c1994 9780871202321
Subject Service learning -- United States.;Education, Secondary -- United States
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Alt Author Anderson, Carolyn S
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