Service-Learning at UA
Service-Learning is a teaching and learning strategy that integrates meaningful community service with instruction and reflection to enrich the learning experience, teach civic responsibility, and strengthen communities.
The service-learning office in the Institute for Teaching and Learning exists to foster student engagement and enhance learning through service-learning at The University of Akron.
- Assistance integrating service-learning projects into coursework
- Training on the basics of service-learning
- Help building relationships with community partners
- Support through writing and implementing service-learning grant proposal
|Reciprocal = Service benefits the provider as well as the recipient||Rigorous = Service helps to achieve specific academic goals and objectives
||Relevant = Structured reflection about the service experience|