How to create service-learning projects run by students

05/19/2011 | Edutopia.org

Rosemary Owens, the assistant principal for curriculum at a Florida high school, highlights a literacy-oriented service-learning project inspired by the Aspen Ideas Festival, which she attended with a student in 2009. The project, which the student put into action with peers, has since added an additional focus and been expanded to two other high schools. Owens offers tips and suggestions in this blog post for creating a successful service-learning project in schools.

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