Service Learning for School Age Children and Youth

This lesson explores service learning for school age children and youth. Learn what service learning is and how it differs from community service. How can you implement service learning in your school age environment? Discover a variety of usable ideas for service learning activities to use with the children and youth in your care. (K1.1 C2) 2 hours

Course Objectives

  • Identify the four essential components that distinguish service learning from community service.
  • Understand the important role that providers play in implementation of service learning projects.
  • Identify the eight standards verified by research on how to achieve quality in service learning.
  • Implement appropriate service learning activities in your school age environment.