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Monday, June 22, 2020

Neighborhood Treasure Hunt

During the pandemic, the 6th grade Gold Team Teachers from Castle North Middle School in Indiana collaborated to help their students complete several service-learning projects. The team set up clear steps and Zoom lessons to virtually...Read more

Monday, June 15, 2020

Making Masks

During the pandemic, the 6th grade Gold Team Teachers from Castle North Middle School in Indiana collaborated to help their students complete several service-learning projects. The team set up clear steps and Zoom lessons to virtually guide...Read more
Monday, June 8, 2020

Baskets for Moms

During the pandemic, the 6th grade Gold Team Teachers from Castle North Middle School in Indiana collaborated to help their students complete several service-learning projects. The team set up clear steps and Zoom lessons to virtually guide...Read more
Friday, December 13, 2019

Second grade teachers from Pine Ridge Elementary School joined together to help their students with a powerful service-learning project.

Ms. Messner said, “Service-Learning gives students a whole different kind of educational experience. It allows them to think of someone other than...Read more

Monday, September 16, 2019

Ms. Anthony is an educator at Throckmorton Collegiate Independent School District in Texas who said, “we are a small rural community with an active senior citizen population. They love to be involved with the school but cannot always come to the school. Our students use philanthropy and service...Read more

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Ms. Schmierer is a special education teacher at Parkview Elementary in Wisconsin who said, “I think it is always a positive if kids can learn to reach outside of themselves to help others. It builds empathy and respect for different perspectives and experiences as well as can show kids...Read more

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Ms. Koors is a teacher at Greensburg Jr. High School in Indiana who values teaching service and philanthropy “to help future adults to see the true value in helping others and their community.” 

After using the Learning to Give lessons ...Read more

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