Archive for April, 2012

Godfrey-Lee’s Todd and VanTuinen attend National Service Learning Conference

DATE April 26, 2012 LEAVE A COMMENT

More than 1,800 people gathered in Minneapolis last week to take part in the nation’s largest conference on service-learning — the 23rd Annual National Service-Learning Conference and youthrive PeaceJam Leadership Conference. Participants included educators, school administrators, young professionals, nonprofit staff, and youth, who participated in over 150 different workshops, on- and off-site service-learning projects, and […]

Integrating Scientific Practices Through Service-Learning: Engaging Students in STEM

DATE April 20, 2012 LEAVE A COMMENT

KIDS Consortium, a non-profit organization based in Maine, just released a new Guide: Integrating Scientific Practices Through Service-Learning: Engaging Students in STEM. The Guide is designed to help educators integrate service-learning into STEM content areas.  Examples in this Guide help illustrate how to plan and structure a STEM/service-learning project and how these projects benefit students, […]

Check Out the YEZ Videos!!!

DATE April 7, 2012 LEAVE A COMMENT

Be sure to check out the videos representing the YEZ projects for 2011-2012!  To find them, click on the STUDENT tab on the left and scroll down to YEZtube!  And remember, you can find a project planner for each project under the PROJECTS tab.  Downloadable in PDF or Word!