Presentation on theme: "Matthew Sullivan. Definition of Service Learning “Service-learning is a method through which citizenship, academic subjects, skills, and values are taught."— Presentation transcript:
Definition of Service Learning “Service-learning is a method through which citizenship, academic subjects, skills, and values are taught. “ Keys to Success- VSU edition pg. 391
Benefits of Service Learning Provides quality education Increased access to the range of supports and opportunities they need to grow up healthy, caring, and responsible. Increased sense of self-efficacy, can impact real social challenges, problems, and needs. Higher academic achievement and interest in furthering their education. improved problem-solving skills, ability to work in teams, and planning abilities. better civic engagement attitudes, skills and behaviors.
Talk about the different projects Wounded Warrior – worked at a 5k in order to raise money for the injured soldiers in the army. Bowling for breast cancer – this was an event in order to raise awareness and raise money for women struggling with breast cancer. Relay for Life – this was also an event that dealt with raising money for cancer.
What I got out of service learning I gained many skills that will help me with everyday activities. I got the satisfaction of helping others. I made many new friends while doing the community service.
Pictures The group that I worked with during Wounded Warrior. Passing out waters at Wounded Warrior.
Pictures Wounded Warrior handing out tickets to the runners. Relay for life at one of the many booths
More Pictures Wounded Warrior Me again at Wounded Warrior
I had a lot of fun doing community service this year and will continue to offer help to those in need. I have learned more from doing community service then I ever thought I would.