Service-Learning is a form of experiential learning whereby students apply content knowledge, critical thinking and good judgment to address genuine community needs.
~Minnesota Department of Education
Service-Learning is based on the belief that students are an asset to their communities, and have something valuable and essential to offer those around them. Engaging in Service-Learning Projects in school allows students to see needs in their communities and to, as a group, engage in efforts to meet those needs through service projects that are student-initiated and student-led.
Research shows that service-learning:
Looking for tips on getting started or ideas for service-learning projects? Check out some of our resources:
Service-Learning Projects booklets: (PDF)
Service-Learning Checklist (PDF)
Lead Peace Service-
Learning Curriculum Cards (PDF)
Minneapolis Community Education
Davis Educational Center
1250 W. Broadway Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55411
MCE Youth is a program of Minneapolis Community Education
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