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Service-Learning

About SL

What Community Service Is…and is Not

Service-Learning IS
Service-Learning MUST
Service-Learning IS NOT
Components of High-Quality Service-Learning
Developing a Plan for Systemic Integration and Expansion of SL in a School or District

Service-Learning IS NOT

  • An extracurricular club activity;

  • A one-shot activity (e.g. a beach clean up following a unit on water pollution);

  • Any service activity implemented outside the context of the academic or vocational-technical curricula.



Last Updated: June 8, 2006
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