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1 Service Learning Cross-Disciplinary Curriculum Development Cross Disciplinary Courses Grant Opportunity The Application Process Some Resources Silvina Ituarte,

2 Community Need Course #2 Course #1 Community Partner The semester begins… The CSUEB Interdisciplinary Team 2 faculty / 2 classes

3 Child Nutritional Awareness Music 1000 Biology 1000 American Red Cross The project is underway… Create 3 simple songs 1 per lesson Create 3 mini child- appropriate lessons Teach the children about health using musical lessons

4 Child Nutritional Awareness Music 1000 Biology 1000 American Red Cross Reflection Time… 2 faculty / 2 classes REFLECTION

5 Community Need Community Partner Community is served Possible future volunteers Help w/ time limitations Creative programming Happy clients Community Partner Everyone Benefits… Faculty Innovative teaching experience Collaborate with a colleague Unforgettable learning experience Students Learn course material Real-life context Multidisciplinary learning Memorable experience Community service Community connection Multiple teachers Team effort Networking opportunity

6 Your Opportunity… Awards – 2 teams of 2 faculty from distinct/ interdisciplinary majors Stipend Part I (Spring 2005) - $ per faculty– development & preparation Stipend Part II - $ per faculty– upon completion of collaborative effort

7 What is Required? Collaborate with a faculty member from a cross disciplinary major Develop and implement the course in (Dean’s approval) Distribute evaluations Attend end-of-year awards ceremony

8 The Proposal (3 pages) I. The intended courses – Summarize objectives How community service will enhance objectives? Copies of both syllabi II.The community service – What type of organization? What kind of work? How will it benefit everyone? How will you develop community relationship? How help students understand significance of their participation?

9 Wrapping Up the Proposal III.Reflection – How will you incorporate reflection in the class? How will the students share their reflections with one another and the other class? IV.Innovation – Describe goals and activities Plan for collaboration How will the collaboration benefit the organization?

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11 Additional Resources Project ideas erdisciplinary.htmhttp://avalon.unomaha.edu/servicelearning/int erdisciplinary.htm Engineering and liberal arts example dfhttp://epics.ecn.purdue.edu/papers/fie2000.p df Substance abuse across disciplines eabuseweb1.htmlhttp://www.state.tn.us/finance/rds/substanc eabuseweb1.html


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