Archive for January, 2002

Service Learning Featured in ASCD Update

January 19, 2002

The December 2001 ASCD Update included a message from ASCD Executive Director Gene Carter regarding service learning. In the message entitled “Service Learning: A Powerful Way to Engage Students in Learning” Carter made the point that in a rapidly changing world students need a new kind of education, one that includes “meaningful community work.” He concludes “service learning must become a widespread and permanent feature of the educational landscape.”

Service-Learning in the New ESEA Legislation

January 9, 2002

Subject: Service-Learning in the new ESEA legislation

This recently came from SeaNet, the association for state service-learning