SERVICE LEARNING HOURS
What else can we call Service Learning?
- Youth Service
- Community Service
- Peer Helping
- Experimental Education
- Community-Based Learning
What is an example of Service Learning?
When students remove trash from the surrounding neighborhood they:
- analyze what they found
- hare the results and offer suggestions for the neighborhood to reduce pollution
- reflect on their experience
Why Service Learning?
Participating in Service Learning has been shown to:
- improve academic grades
- increase attendance in school
- develop personal and social responsibility
How many hours do I need?
The Maryland State Requirement for Service Learning Hours is 75 hours.
The ACCE Graduation Requirement for Service Learning Hours is is 100 hours.