Latest Service-learning Stories

2012-03-20 11:33:43

A new SRI International report prepared for the U.S. Department of Education provides guidance to educational leaders as they work to implement successful, cost-effective online learning programs for secondary schools.

2011-08-15 10:02:00

ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Youth Leadership Council® and State Farm® are pleased to announce the availability of $2,000 Project Ignition grants for public high schools to support their students in addressing teen driver safety through service-learning.

2011-07-01 08:48:00

Project Ignition students emerging as eager and effective supporters of safe driving legislation ST. PAUL, Minn., July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Legislators in favor of stronger safe driving laws are finding great backing among what might seem like an unlikely crowd - teen drivers.

2011-06-24 17:21:45

Service learning involves the incorporation of community service into a course as a requirement for credit or graduation.

2011-03-18 09:00:00

MCLEAN, Va., March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, at the Council of Great City Schools and USA TODAY Unite to Make a Difference Forum, Virginia Secretary of Education Gerard Robinson highlighted the work of four Loudoun County High School students who won top honors in a nationally-recognized, socially-networked, problem-solving game called InterroBang.

Word of the Day
  • A political dynamiter.
The word 'dynamitard' is related to 'dynamite', which comes from a Greek root meaning 'power' and was coined by Alfred Nobel.