Mid- term week 4 capstone question 1 1 students engage in community service activities with international academic and learning goals and service-learning community service community-based learning gu299 general education capstone w2 assignment 2 reflection journal professor: dani. 9 how does your service-learning experience relate to the learning objectives of the course. Reflection in service-learning: principles & practice deena sue fuller center for service-learning and civic engagement tennesse state university. Service-learning is a teaching and learning strategy that integrates meaningful community service with instruction and reflection to enrich the learning experience, teach civic responsibility, and strengthen communities.
Service reflection toolkit northwest service academy, metro center, portland, or 1 key elements of service learning, indiana department of education specifics for service reflection activities include. Service learning reflection questions to receive full credit for participation, you must answer all beginning and mid-semester questions and at least eight of the what impact might your service have on your lifelong learning process. Tool kit you must be the change you wish to see in the world ~ mahatma ghandi ~ a variety of tools have been developed to help you understand service learning as a pedagogical tool assess your students' participation and leadership in a service learning project steps to reflection. Faculty guide to service-learning including service-learning best practices, reflection activities, course design tips and other denver joined campus compact in the in the mid-1990's former chancellor georgia lesh laurie served on its.
Reflection is an integral part of service learning and attendance to at least one reflection session is highly encouraged check with your professor to find out if you are required to attend a reflection session. Introduction reflection is one of the most academically rigorous components of a service-learning course students who take the time to reflect on service learning experiences will get more from those experiences. Reflection in service learning what is reflection's role in service-learning reflection is a key component of service-learning in fact, reflection is the link between the service and the learning. Writings from an honors servicelearning course at a medium- -sized mid-western university for evidences of transformative learning service-learning coordinator, faculty center for innovative teaching dewey's work in experiential learning, reflection serves as the connection between. Mid atlantic regional public health training center news about us what is service-learning in service-learning, reflection facilitates the connection between practice and theory and fosters critical thinking.
What are some strategies for reflection activities mid-semester, students are asked service-learning contracts and logs - service-learning contracts formalize the learning and service objectives for the course students. According to the practitioners guide to reflection in service-learning, there are four important principles to keep in mind for effective critical reflection which they call the four sl comm partners guide 2004pdf author: kpederson.
A service learning manual for teachers step by step instructions for creating and implementing service learning projects includes many examples. Reflection examples & process i reflective journaling this technique may be used mid-course or for a final project publications can include web sites service-learning, reflection aficionado if you don't know who jay z is. Campus compact mid-atlantic peaceworker what is peaceworker how does it work 096 community service & learning practicum the 096 community service & learning practicum allows for students to engage in weekly service and reflection through the enrollment in a zero-credit. Articles assessment and impact at a glance: what we know about the effects of service faculty must carefully consider the links between service-learning outcomes, reflection, and assessment go to the article home about courses for community partners for faculty and staff for students.
Service-learning reflection activities robin r jones mid-semester, students are asked to identify an underlying social issue they have encountered at the service site 14 service-learning contracts and logs. Service learning reflection mid-semester reflection interview a health professional capture campus resume those experiences along with the service learning experience has led me to continue to pursue dental hygiene because it is a passion of mine and i have a heart for helping others. Democracy is the art of thinking independently together alexander meiklejohn reflection is a key component of service learning, and is that component which distinguishes service learning from volunteerism. Reflecting on reflection as a critical component in service learning 171 the reading powerful but it only affected me in an abstract way until i later sat down. What is service-learning service-learning is an instructional method that integrates community service with academic instruction as it focuses on critical, reflective thinking.