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How to Establish a High School Service Learning Program
Judith T. Witmer and Carolyn S. Anderson
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This is a highly practical book for anyone who is interested in establishing or maintaining a service learning program at the high school level. It comes at an opportune moment, following the recent passage of the National and Community Service Act of 1993. Explains the origins, purpose, goals, and principles of service learning; discusses program design options and factors that need to be considered when establishing a program; offers guidance on starting and operating a program; includes common obstacles, challenges. Appendixes list other sources of valuable information.
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JUDITH T. WITMER is an education consultant and Adjunct Professor for Temple University's Graduate School of Education.
CAROLYN S. ANDERSON is Assistant Superintendent for Niles Township High School District 219 in Skokie, Illinois.
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