Take advantage of YSCals valuable services designed to help you
integrate service learning into teacher education.
"The bond between service learning and education is so direct that
it cannot be ignored by college of education faculty and administrators."
- Steve Lilly, Dean, College of Education,
California State University, San Marcos
The American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE) and
the National Service Learning in Teacher Education Partnership (NSLTEP)
are leading a project to work with other national, regional, and state
groups to support the further development of high quality service learning
programs in all types of teacher education institutions.
As the Far West Regional Coordinator for this project, YSCal offers a
wide variety of services to professors and others involved in teacher
education to help them integrate service learning into their teacher credential
programs. Specifically, we offer:
assistance and consulting support for developing, implementing, and
evaluating service learning components of courses, practicums, and student
on conducting portraiture research on service learning projects.
information for publications, curriculum materials, multi-media resources,
and people involved with service learning.
in making connections with the new International Center for Service
Learning in Teacher Education (to be located at Clemson University in
If you are
in the Far West region (Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, and New Mexico)
and would like more information about our services, please contact us.
Don Hill, Far
West Regional Coordinator