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Professional Development Opportunities & Resources

Maryland Service-Learning Fellows collected supplies for the House of Ruth, a domestic violence shelter for women and children.
Maryland Service-Learning Fellows collected supplies for the House of Ruth,
a domestic violence shelter for women and children.


Ongoing MSDE Service-Learning Professional Development Opportunities

A Quick Course In Quality Service-Learning


The Maryland Student Service-Learning Fellows Program


Quality Standards


Maryland’s 7 Best Practices, Aligned!

National Level Resources


K-12 Service-Learning Standards for Quality Practicepdf icon
Can Service-Learning Help Reduce the Achievement Gap?pdf icon
The Generatorpdf icon
Lessons from Research on Teaching and Learning: Service-Learning as Effective Instructionpdf icon
Unpacking What Works in Service-Learning: Promising Research-Based Practices to Improve
Student Outcomes
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State Level Resources


Maryland’s 7 Best Practices ppt icon– Aligned! PowerPoint
Maryland’s 7 Best Practices doc icon– Aligned! Text
National K-12 Service-Learning Standards for Quality of Practice compared to Maryand’s 7 Best Practices of Service-Learning


Service-Learning 101


National Level Resources

"Bringing Learning to Life" - Video

 


State Level Resources

Service-Learning Brochure
Service-Learning 101pdf iconPowerPoint
MSDE Service-Learning Guidelines Summarypdf icon
Preparation, Action, Reflection
Training Toolbox: A Guide to Service-Learning Training (Part I)pdf icon
Training Toolbox: Appendix (Part II)pdf icon


For Principals

State Level Resources

Maryland Service-Learning: Quick Overview


School Improvement through Service-Learningpdf icon
For the PowerPoint version, click hereppt icon.
Demonstrating the Impact of Service-Learningpdf icon
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Character Education and Service-Learning


State Level Resources


Making Connections: Character Education and Service-Learningpdf icon
Click here ppt iconfor the PowerPoint version.
A Recipe for Positive Change: Essential Ingredients= Character and Service-Learningpdf icon
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Local School System Resources


Civic Connections pdf icon– Howard County worked in collaboration with The Constitutional Rights Foundation and Maryland Student Service Alliance to develop and present Project Civic Connections. Click here ppt iconfor the PowerPoint version.

Group of people from Howard County - Civic Connections