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ERIC Number: EJ522430
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-1245
WalkAbout: More than Summer School.
Kielsmeier, James C.
Education and Urban Society, v28 n2 p167-75 Feb 1996
Describes the urban-centered WalkAbout summer program, which involves hands-on service learning emphasizing the importance of students being authentically invested in their own learning. Program goals include increasing academic achievement, providing opportunities for community-based learning, developing a service ethic in youth, and improving problem-solving and critical-thinking skills. (GR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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