ERIC Number: EJ558977
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Service-Learning in Health Education.
Greenberg, Jerrold S.
Journal of Health Education, v28 n6 p345-49 Nov-Dec 1997
Service learning has students learn through active participation in service experiences. It equally weights the benefits of the service to the recipient and the benefits of learning to the student. The article examines the benefits of service learning, provides examples of service-learning projects, and describes the use of service learning in health education courses. (SM)
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, College Students, Community Services, Comprehensive School Health Education, Elementary School Students, Elementary Secondary Education, Health Education, Higher Education, Public Service, School Community Relationship, Secondary School Students, Service Learning, Student Participation, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A