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ERIC Number: ED190565
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Pages: 50
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Service-Learning: Programs for the Aging. A Guide to Practicum and Fieldwork Experiences in Health, Fitness, Dance, and Leisure Services.
Beland, Robert M.
This guide presents an outline for establishing a service-learning program for college level students preparing for a career in working with older adults. The following procedures are described for developing practicums and fieldwork programs: 1) establishing program goals, 2) program staffing, 3) selection of service-learning sites, 4) developing a catalogue of approved service-learning sites, 5) developing a student manual, 6) establishing policies and curriculum, and 7) developing a follow-up procedure on students who have completed their service-learning. Included in this guide are examples of administrative tools, sample case studies of students in the program, and reference materials. (JD)
AAHPERD, 1900 Association Dr., Reston, VA 22091 (Stock 45-26770, $3.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Administration on Aging (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD).