ERIC Number: EJ554731
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Service Learning in Civic Education: A Concept with Long, Sturdy Roots.
Hepburn, Mary A.
Theory into Practice, v36 n3 p136-42 Sum 1997
Service learning in civic education combines in-school learning and out-of-school work to enhance democratic education and assist the community. This paper examines the evolution of service learning through several decades of scholarship in the genre of civic education, citing examples of past notable projects that have linked academic study with the community. (SM)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue title: "Community Service Learning."