Featured Opportunities


Justice in Action: The 29th Annual National Service-Learning Conference

March 11-13 | InterContinental Hotel | Saint Paul, MN

The conference provides more than 100 hands-on learning opportunities through workshops, keynote and thought leader sessions. Topics range from social-emotional learning and civic education to youth leadership and international service-learning. Whether you are new to service-learning or an experienced practitioner, this conference has something for you. A Rookie series offers introductory sessions on the practice of service-learning while the research and thought leader sessions will engage even the most seasoned professional.

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Teen Driver Safety Best Practices Toolkit

Start saving lives today. This toolkit, developed in partnership with students from around the country, is a free curriculum guide for service-learning projects focused on teen driver safety. Support for this resource was provided by NHTSA, a proud sponsor of NYLC’s long-running initiative, Project Ignition.

Download the Teen Driver Safety Best Practices Toolkit.


9/11 Day: A Service-Learning Toolkit

How can a service-learning make an impact in just one day? In the spirit of unity we felt so strongly after 9/11, this toolkit is the premier guide to achieving meaningful service with real academic outcomes — in just a matter of hours. This resource was made possible by our partners at 9/11 Day.

Download the Student Handbook and the Facilitator Guide for 9/11 Day: A Service-Learning Toolkit.


Generator School Network

An online community of youth and adults committed to providing and advocating for high-quality service-learning experiences for young people around the world. The GSN is home to the Generator, a project planning tool to guide the creation of new and innovative service-learning projects in the GSN. For youth and educators, this tool takes users from early planning to project completion — challenging them to think more deeply about their project while providing dozens of supporting resources.


Lift: Raising the Bar for Service-Learning Practice

The K-12 Service-Learning Standards for Quality Practice come to life in extensive videos and downloadable resources to follow three schools through their own service-learning projects and how the standards are important to their success.

Note: The Lift uses Adobe Flash. We are working to update the website and different formats will available as soon as possible.