eBook Education Reference Guide: Community Service & Volunteering Programs, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1429835427
  • ISBN-13: 9781429835428
  • DDC: 361.37
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 62 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released September 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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The Education Reference Guide series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various educational topics. This volume offers an introduction to a variety of service learning programs in U.S. public schools and their impact on the student, school and community. The essays begin by examining different service learning programs and their benefits, before discussing additional volunteering opportunities and character curricula.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Community Service Education.
2: Evaluation of Service Learning Programs.
3: Student Leadership.
4: Service Learning for Disabled Students.
5: Community-School Partnerships.
6: Civics Education in the Schools.
7: Values, Character, & Moral Education.
8: Volunteer Teaching Opportunities.
9: Social History of American Education.