ERIC Number: EJ578561
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Is Service Learning a Good Idea? Data from the National Longitudinal Study of 1988.
Chapin, June R.
Social Studies, v89 n5 p205-11 Sep-Oct 1998
Presents data from the National Education Longitudinal Study of 1988 (NELS: 88) to demonstrate the widespread participation of high school seniors in voluntary community service. Suggests that teachers should build on this interest in community service, and offers hints to help make community and service learning more effective learning experiences. (DSK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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