national youth leadership council

Service-Learning July Digest

Well, whaddya know, it’s a new month and time for another healthy dose of buzzworthy news.

Firstly, we have updates from our Districts in Action schools in Henry County, Ga., and Ferndale, Wash.

https://nylc.org/2017/06/29/service-unites-with-learning-at-windward-high/]/

https://nylc.org/2017/06/29/demonstrating-school-district-success/

Districts in Action supports and enhances district-determined strategic priorities, creating whole district transformation to ensure the sustainability of service-learning — an instructional practice that achieves measurable academic and civic outcomes through the development of cognitive critical thinking skills necessary for college, career, and civic life.  Become a DiA school!

http://www.thekansan.com/news/20170602/youth-as-resources-growing

http://media.mwnewsroom.com/The-Press-Enterprise/Rustic-Pathways-Thrival-Academies-Expand-International-Travel-Study-Program-Public-School-2148657

http://www.bhpioneer.com/local_news/connecting-children-with-nature/article_eba3a1a4-5de3-11e7-a5c4-ff71ffa3fb75.html

http://journaltimes.com/lifestyles/faith-and-values/community-newsletter-youth-and-seniors-of-service-this-summer/article_70499a66-d900-5b63-896a-d35ddf82aade.html