It Takes More than a Village:. Expanding Engagement Opportunities in Teacher Education Programs. Katherine A. Rhoades, Founding Dean and Professor Emerita College of Education and Human Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. Workshop Goals, Guiding Questions and Format. What?
Expanding Engagement Opportunities in Teacher Education Programs
Katherine A. Rhoades, Founding Dean and Professor Emerita
College of Education and Human Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
We need to think more seriously than ever before about how we encourage people
to focus on productive outcomes that advance and unite civilization—peaceful
imaginations that “seek to minimize alienation and celebrate interdependence
rather than self-sufficiency, inclusion rather than exclusion...”
(p. 443, Thomas Friedman, The World is Flat: A Brief History of the 21st Century,
Farrar, Strauss & Giroux. New York: 2005).
Positively affects students’
Relevance of both
#11 You can present and publish your service-learning scholarship in the literature of your own discipline or in the service-learning field!
National Service-learning Clearinghouse Factsheet--
At a Glance summarizes findings from service-learning research
in higher education from 1993-2000 and includes an annotated bibliography
Alexander Astin and associates longitudinal study
Key findings in educational research of successful
programs in teacher education
Examples from the teacher education program at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, winner of the National “Best Practice” Award for Service-learning, 2004American Association for Colleges of Teacher Education (AACTE)
When the ants unite their mouths,
they can carry an elephantAfrican proverb
college, or university launched?
when you return to your home institution?
your institution to assure that you will begin to launch your plan of
Campus Compact—a national organization of over nearly 1,000 college and university
Wisconsin Campus Compact—supports civic learning and service-learning in Wisconsin
National Service Learning Clearinghouse—a first stop for information on service-learning
and civic learning http://www.servicelearning.org/
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Service Learning page http://www.uwec.edu/Sl
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Center for Excellence in Faculty/Undergraduate
Student Collaborative Research
My website where you will find this PowerPoint http://people.uwec.edu/rhoadeka