Northeastern University: Center of Community Services

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What is Service-Learning?
Service-Learning (S-L) is a form of experiential learning for students and a teaching tool for faculty that purposefully integrates academics and service or …

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Service-Learning Courses

To search for Service-Learning courses in Banner* through the Office of the Registrar:

Go to www.northeastern.edu/registrar
Click on Banner Class Schedule
Search by Term: Spring 2019 Semester; click …

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Assessment & Impact

Assessment of service-learning is a collaborative process intended to demonstrate that course-community partnerships meet both course and community goals.
Evaluation of Student Learning
As in any course, …

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Implementing Service-Learning

Getting Started
While starting to think through the process of integrating S-L into your course, we recommend looking at the Course Development and Course Experiential Criteria sections …

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Course Development

Interested in building a community‐based experience into your course? Explore the ways you can develop a customized experience with our Service‐Learning Menu for faculty!
Please contact Becca …

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S-L Course Experiential Criteria

The Rationale for Service-Learning (S-L) as Integrating Knowledge and Skills through Experience

To ensure the service and learning components of a course meet the recognized best …

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Research

Website and Journal Resources on Service-Learning and Community-Based Learning

International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement (IARSLCE)
Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement
Massachusetts Campus …

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Service-Learning Fellows Program

Co-facilitated by the Service-Learning Program and the Teaching & Learning Group at Northeastern, the Service-Learning Fellows Program is a 1.5 year long program which leads …

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