The community as a resource for learning: an analysis of academic service-learning in primary and secondary education

@inproceedings{Furco2010TheCA,
  title={The community as a resource for learning: an analysis of academic service-learning in primary and secondary education},
  author={Andrew Furco},
  year={2010}
}
  • Andrew Furco
  • Published 2010
  • Sociology
  • Andrew Furco’s chapter reviews “academic service learning”: i.e. experiential learning that takes place in the community as an integral part of the curriculum. These approaches are arousing substantial international interest and embrace pedagogies of engagement; pedagogies of empowerment; national service programmes; values education initiatives; citizenship education programmes; and community resource programmes. They lie between community service and volunteer work, at the service end of the… CONTINUE READING

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