Service Learning

Definition: Systematically planned extracurricular experiences of a socially beneficial nature that are incorporated into the requirements of a course and that have a demonstrable relationship to enhancing the student outcomes of the course.

Application: Faculty who incorporate service learning into courses are expected to do so in a way that ensures that the service is supportive of and enhances student learning in the course and are expected to reinforce the value of this service with students and community partners.

http://www.qcc.cuny.edu/ServiceLearning/index.html

http://www.qcc.cuny.edu/cetl/ServiceLearning.html

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