ERIC Number: ED392731
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Helping Young People Become Today's Heroes: Youth Activity and Reflection Sheets.
Points of Light Foundation, Washington, DC.
This handbook accompanies a videotape that shows teenagers stressing community involvement, motivation, and the rewards of community action. The booklet is to assist agencies and schools in developing coalitions for youth engaged in community service, to help build better citizens and healthier communities. The booklet is divided into: (1) "Introduction to Youth Activity and Reflection Sheets"; (2) "Tips for Facilitators"; (3) "Acknowledgments"; (4) "So What Do You Think About Service?"; (5) "Reflecting on Today's Heroes (videotape)"; (6) "Who Are Your Heroes?"; (7) "Your Community and You"; (8) "Community Service or Service-Learning?"; (9) "Developing a Service Project Roadmap"; and (10) "Let's Create a Talk Show!" (EH)
Descriptors: Citizen Participation, Citizenship, Community Cooperation, Community Programs, Community Services, School Community Relationship, Secondary Education, Service Learning, Social Responsibility, Social Studies, Urban Improvement
Points of Light Foundation, 1737 H Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20006 (videotape also available).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Hitachi Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Points of Light Foundation, Washington, DC.
Note: For other booklets in the series, see SO 026 057-059.