Changing Attitudes toward Older Adults through Bachelor of Social Work Service-Learning Projects

@inproceedings{Whitekiller2018ChangingAT,
  title={Changing Attitudes toward Older Adults through Bachelor of Social Work Service-Learning Projects},
  author={Virginia Whitekiller and Eun-Jun Bang},
  year={2018}
}
This evidence-based pedagogical approach encompasses service-learning projects via the lens of social exchange theory in working with older adults. The purpose of this study was to examine if bachelor of social work students’ attitudes changed positively after the completion of service learning projects that involved educational presentations for older adult audiences. Pre- and post-tests were administered to 90 students which indicated a statistically significant positive increase in measured… CONTINUE READING

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