ERIC Number: EJ629929
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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An Experiment in Service Learning: Pairing Students with Older Adults in a Lifespan Development Course.
Schumann, Mary F.
Inquiry, v6 n1 p61-65 Spr 2001
Describes the author's psychology class, in which she required students to do service work with a resident in a nursing home. Reports that students met for a minimum of eight hours with the resident and wrote both a history of the person and a reflection on the project. States that half of the students decided to continue volunteering after the semester ended. (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Virginia