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Learn & Serve America, higher education.

Learn & Serve America, higher education.

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Published by [Corporation for National Service in [Washington, D.C.] (1201 New York Ave., N.W., Washington 20525) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Learn & Serve America (Program : Corporation for National Service),
  • Student volunteers in social service -- United States.,
  • National service -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Shipping list no.: 96-0300-P.

    Other titlesLearn and Serve America, higher education.
    ContributionsCorporation for National Service (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 folded sheet (8 p.) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18088195M

    The original purpose of higher education in the American colonies was to prepare men to serve in the clergy. For this reason, Harvard College was founded by the Massachusetts Bay Colony in Before the American Revolution, it was joined by six others: William and Mary, Yale, Dartmouth, King`s (later Columbia), New Jersey (later Princeton), and Philadelphia (later . The Corporation distributes Learn and Serve America funds in two ways: (1) to state education agencies according to a population-based allotment (states then award grants to local applicants); (2) to state Commissions on National Service, nonprofit grantmaking entites, Indian tribes, and U.S. territories through a competitive application process.

    At a Glance: Summary and Annotated Bibliography of Recent Service-Learning Research in Higher Education, 2nd edition. Minneapolis, MN: Learn and Serve America National Service-Learning Clearing-house. FURCO, ANDREW. "Service-Learning: A Balanced Approach to Experiential Education." In Expanding Boundaries: Service and Learning 1 (1):2–6. Learning in Higher Education Edited by Sarena D Seifer and Kara Connors, Community-Campus Partnerships for Health for Learn and Serve America’s National Service-Learning Clearinghouse Faculty Toolkit for Service-Learning in Higher Education.

    will continue to serve the nonprofit and small business community during the COVID global crisis. In addition to posting new COVID Coronavirus funding opportunities, we will continue to update active grants with new extended grant deadlines.   Learn and Serve America grants are available to schools, higher education institutions, Native American tribes, community-based organizations and others to assist in the planning and implementation of service-learning programs. The largest grant, to the Massachusetts Department of Education, is for $ million.


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Learn and Serve America aims to incorporate community service into academic learning in both K education and higher report addresses impacts of LSAHE on students, communities, and higher education institutions and is based on three years of data collection and observation conducted by RAND from Fiscal through Fiscal This report serves Cited by: COVID Resources.

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Book: All Authors / Contributors: Corporation for National Service (U.S.) OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title. Shipping list no.: P. Description: 44 pages ; 28 cm: Other Titles: Learn and serve America Higher education program descriptions.

Higher Education in America is a landmark work--a comprehensive and authoritative analysis of the current condition of our colleges and universities from former Harvard president Derek Bok, one of the nation's most respected education experts/5.

Learn and Serve America-Higher Education This grant program has two main objectives: (1) To support high quality service learning projects that engage students in meeting community needs with demonstrable results, while enhancing students' academic and civic learning; and (2) to support efforts to build capacity and strengthen the service infrastructure with institutions of higher education.

Learn and Serve America aims to incorporate community service into academic learning in both K education and higher education. This report addresses impacts of LSAHE on students, communities, and higher education institutions and is based on three years of data collection and observation conducted by RAND from Fiscal through Fiscal In this updated edition of A History of American Higher Education, John R.

Thelin offers welcome perspective on the triumphs and crises of this highly influential sector in American life. Thelin’s work has distinguished itself as the most wide-ranging and engaging account of the origins and evolution of America's institutions of higher learning/5(65).

Abstract. From an historical perspective, service-learning is a relatively new phenomenon in American higher education. The term was first coined inin reference to an internship program that was sponsored by the Southern Regional Education Board and through which college students gained academic credit and/or federally funded financial remuneration for Cited by: Learn and Serve America (LSA) is a program of the Corporation for National and Community d under the National and Community Service Act ofLSA distributes grants in support of service-learning in order to simultaneously enrich the education of young people, demonstrate the value of youth as assets to their communities, and stimulate the use of service-learning.

Filed under: Learn and Serve America Higher Education (Program) -- Evaluation Combining Service and Learning in Higher Education: Evaluation of the Learn and Serve America Higher Education Program, by Maryann Jacobi Gray, Elizabeth Heneghan Ondaatje, Ronald D.

Fricker, Sandy A. Geschwind, Charles A. Goldman, Tessa Kaganoff, Abby E. Robyn. Washington DC - The Corporation for National and Community Service today announced 36 Learn and Serve America grants totaling nearly $20 million to engage students across the nation in service-learning projects that promote community service while enhancing students' academic and civic skills.

LEARN AND SERVE AMERICA HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRAM EXAMPLES 1 Learn & Serve America Higher Education Program Examples Legal Applicant: Maricopa County Community College District W.

14th Street Tempe, AZ This is a book review of: Higher Education in America. Derek Bok. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, pp.

$ cloth (ISBN ).Author: Sabita Ramlal. Chapter 1 Understanding Service-Learning: History, Pedagogy, Philosophy "By its very definition, civic responsibility means taking a healthy role in the life of one's community.

That means that classroom lessons should be complemented by work outside the classroom. Service-learning does just that, tying community service to academic learning.". learn more For over years we have been helping people and organizations develop the skills and knowledge they need to succeed.

We develop digital education, learning, assessment and certification solutions to help universities, businesses and individuals move between education and employment and achieve their ambitions.

Learn and Serve America's budget was primarily distributed to K and higher education institutions, as well as community organizations, upon request, in the form of grants.

Of the money earmarked for grants, approximately half was distributed on a population-based formula to state education agencies, while another quarter was granted on a competitive basis to. SUMMARY OF MAJOR FINDINGS: LEARN AND SERVE AMERICA, IDGHER EDUCATION This report provides an overview of results from the first year evaluation of Learn and Serve America, Higher Education (LSAHE), an initiative of the Corporation for National Service (CNS).

The evaluation assessed the impacts of LSAHE on communities, students,Cited by: 3. Learn and Serve America, Higher Education (LSAHE) aims to increase involvement in community service by higher education institutions and students. It emphasizes an approach to community service, called "service-learning," that focuses on the development of service providers as well as service by: Learn and Serve America Higher Education College Student Social Media Initiative.

Agency - Corporation for National and Community Service. The Corporation for National and Community Service is the nation's largest grant-maker supporting service and volunteering. Through Senior Corps, AmeriCorps and Learn and Serve America programs, the.

As mandated by the U.S. Congress, this report evaluates the Learn and Serve America program's effects on higher education students (service providers), service recipients, and higher education institutions, and assesses the program's return on investment. An introduction summarizes the policy debate and reviews the study objectives and by:.

This report presents results of a three-year evaluation of Learn and Serve America, Higher Education (LSAHE), a program sponsored by the Corporation for National and Community Service that aims to increase involvement in community service by higher education institutions and by: Service-learning involves students in service to communities as part of their academic experience.

Learn and Serve America has two components: Learn and Serve America: School and Community-based programs for elementary and high school students ; Learn and Serve America: Higher Education programs for college-age youth.This report presents evaluation results for the first year of the Learn and Serve America, Higher Education (LSAHE) initiative, sponsored by the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNS).

It addresses impacts of LSAHE on communities, higher education institutions, and service by: