Wednesday, 15 January 2014 11:31

What Administrators Need to Know About Service Learning

Lecturer: Cathryn Berger Kaye. 60 minutes. Program Area: Service Learning / Strand:  Service Learning / Grade Level: K-12.

Cathryn Berger Kaye, author of The Complete Guide to Service Learning and provider of service learning professional development internationally and also consultant with IBO

SPONSORED BY OFFICE OF OVERSEAS SCHOOLS

While the topic of service learning continues to be discussed across the globe, what about this teaching method that makes sense for our schools today? How does this advance your school's mission and provide a more rigorous and engaging education process? As the definition of service learning gains distinction from community service, the merits and benefits become clear. Find out the roles of administrators, teachers, students, parents, and community partners. And see how this is actually a means to augment student understanding, trans-disciplinary knowledge, and integration of 21st century skills. Find out how this approach to service learning is integral to IB and Common Core---and improve teaching and the school culture.

 

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  • Room: Courbette