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Definition of Service-Learning

Service-Learning is a teaching and learning strategy that integrates meaningful community service with instruction and reflection to enrich the learning experience, teach civic responsibility and strengthen communities.  Source: National Service-Learning Clearinghouse


Commonly Confused Terms

Community-Based Learning

An approach that enhances the curriculum by using community members and places as resources for learning

Community Service

An activity that engages people in addressing needs of their school and communities

Service-Learning

A method of teaching and learning that challenges students to identify, research, propose and implement solutions to real needs in their school or community as part of their curriculum


K-12 Service-Learning Standards for Quality Practice

  • Meaningful service

  • Link to curriculum

  • Reflection

  • Diversity

  • Youth voice

  • Partnerships

  • Progress monitoring

  • Duration and intensity


NCLC Web Site

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JoAnn Henderson

Executive Director

jhenderson@ecs.org

Education Commission of the States

National Center for Learning and Citizenship

700 Broadway, Suite 810

Denver, CO 80203-3442

www.ecs.org/nclc

303.299.3636


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