ERIC Number: ED432478
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
YMCA Earth Service Corps Club Handbook.
Peace Corps, Washington, DC. Information Collection and Exchange Div.
This handbook provides Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) Earth Service Corps club leaders and advisors with ideas for structuring clubs and service-learning projects. Activities and suggestions help to plan out the year, and improve service projects and club meetings. Contents include: (1) "What is YMCA Earth Service Corps?"; (2) "The Four Program Components"; (3) "A Recipe for Starting Your Own Earth Service Corps Club"; (4) "The Earth Service Corps Partnership"; (5) "Club Development"; (6) "Introduction to Weekly Club Outlines"; (7) "Fundraising"; (8) "Service Learning"; (9) "Leadership Development"; (10) "Environmental Education"; (11) "Planning Service-Learning Projects"; (12) "Community/Environmental Resource Mapping"; (13) "Cross-Cultural Awareness"; (14) "Evaluating Your Club"; and (15) "Evaluating This Handbook." An appendix includes a YMCA parent information sheet. (CCM)
Descriptors: Clubs, Cross Cultural Studies, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Extracurricular Activities, Foreign Countries, Leaders Guides, Science Education, Service Learning
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Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Peace Corps, Washington, DC. Information Collection and Exchange Div.