Latest Service-learning Stories

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.

2010-08-03 08:45:00

UnitedHealth HEROES grants support youth-led solutions to childhood obesity WASHINGTON, Aug.

2010-01-25 14:05:00

In the news release, Microsoft and the Corporation for National and Community Service Launch New Initiative to Promote Student Leadership in the Classroom, issued 25-Jan-2010 by Microsoft Corp.

2010-01-25 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, Microsoft Corp.

2009-11-18 10:00:00

$50,000 available to children and youth to implement Global Youth Service Day events. WASHINGTON, Nov.

2009-11-05 14:00:00

GoToServiceLearning.org offers free and field-tested service-learning lesson plans WASHINGTON, Nov.

2009-09-24 08:00:00

Co-Founder & CEO Philippe Cousteau Joined by President Bill Clinton and Grammy Award Winner Usher Raymond IV to Announce Unprecedented Service Learning Program Reaching Millions of U.S. Middle and High School Students NEW YORK, Sept.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.