ERIC Number: ED484864
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-May
Reference Count: 18
Quick Guide: Mathematics Service-Learning in Higher Education
Vaughn, Rachel L.; Seifer,Sarena D.; Mihalynuk,Tanis Vye
National Service Learning Clearinghouse
Service-learning in the mathematics curriculum provides a rich opportunity for students to learn while contributing to their communities. Service-learning in higher education integrates community service with academic instruction. Students participate in organized curricular projects, such as tutoring middle-school math students, while enhancing their academic knowledge and skills and fostering civic responsibility. This publication lists web and print resources to assist in the development of service-learning programs in higher education.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Information Analyses
Education Level: Higher Education; Middle Schools
Authoring Institution: Corporation for National and Community Service, Washington, DC.; Community Campus Partnerships for Health, Seattle, WA.