What is service learning?Service learning is connecting academic curriculum to an activity that demonstratescaring and concern for others in the community. Students actively participate in theprocess from planning to implementation, reflection and evaluation in order todeepen the learning experience.
Why is service learning important?Service learning provides a meaningful opportunity for students to connect learningand civic responsibility. Students use the academic and social skills from theclassroom and apply them in the context of real life experiences to gain compassion,empathy, and a sense for the needs of others beyond their own.
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"Sí, puede ser ¡hecho!""Yes, it can be done!"~Cesar E. Chavez, Social Activist
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