Free Fall Trainings in Saint Paul

Introduction to High-Quality Service-Learning Instruction

November 9 | 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. | TIES Conference Center | Saint Paul, MN

Connecting curriculum with genuine community needs makes content meaningful and relevant to students while providing real world experience. Service-learning takes learning outside the classroom walls while meeting academic objectives. Join us for this interactive, two-hour workshop to learn more about high-quality service-learning and how it enhances current teaching practice and student engagement. CEUs will be provided.

Register for this free training opportunity. Funded by Education Minnesota Foundation for Excellence in Teaching and Learning.

Climbing the Ladder to Meaningful Youth-Adult Partnerships in the Classroom

December 7 | 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. | TIES Conference Center | Saint Paul, MN

Promoting youth voice and choice in the classroom is key to effective and sustainable partnerships that will lead to a better educational experiences for young people. This interactive, two-hour workshop proposes Roger Hart’s Ladder of Participation as an evaluation and planning tool for educators. The Ladder of Participation details levels of youth involvement in classrooms and youth programs, from the lowest level of “manipulation” to the highest level of youth-initiated activities with youth-adult shared decision-making. CEUs will be provided.

Register for this free training opportunity. Funded by Education Minnesota Foundation for Excellence in Teaching and Learning.


Justice in Action

29th Annual National Service-Learning Conference®

March 11–13, 2018 | Saint Paul, MN | InterContinental Riverfront Saint Paul

Whether you’re young or young at heart, we’re confident this conference will inspire you to make a difference in the world. When you attend the National Service-Learning Conference®, you join hundreds of students, educators, and government leaders from across the country and around the globe. This event provides the tools, resources, ideas,and support you need to return home and make positive changes in your schools and communities.

Learn more on the conference page.