ERIC Number: EJ626187
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Academic Service Learning: More Than Just "Doing Time."
Sipe, Rebecca Bowers
English Journal, v90 n5 p33-38 May 2001
Discusses academic service learning, and the three key elements of such projects. Discusses the need for meaningful community service that meets needs, clear curriculum connections for students, and projects that incorporate ample time for both reflection and evaluation. Describes pairing preservice secondary teachers with high school writers. Discusses needs assessment, representative goals, and benefits of service learning projects. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: The School and the Community.