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ERIC Number: EJ1292584
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2021
Pages: 10
Abstractor: ERIC
ISSN: ISSN-0009-4056
Making Connections: The Human Library of CommunityShare
Josh, Schachter
Childhood Education, v97 n2 p20-29 2021
Connecting schools and students to community members is a mutually beneficial effort that can transform education and society. In this article, Josh Schachter, founder of CommunityShare--an innovative nonprofit initiative that catalyzes real-world learning experiences by connecting teachers and students with the wisdom, skills, and lived experiences of community partners--discusses the background for developing CommunityShare, the success of the initiative, and advice for other people trying new projects.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Arizona