December 5th is International Volunteering Day! This month we want to provide you with resources to encourage volunteering and service learning at your school.
Recruit Volunteers to Support Your School
- Explore these resources from Education World for encouraging, recruiting, and managing volunteers at your school.
Encourage Student Service Learning
- Learn about the benefits of service learning and find some new ideas for community service and volunteering at your school in this article from Edutopia.
- Find resources for your teachers to encourage service learning and volunteering at your school from Kids That Do Good.
Have you heard about reimaginED?
Step Up for Students has a blog called reimaginED that examines and reports on how expanded education choice options are transforming K-12 education in Florida and the nation. You can read about unique innovations in education like this article about the relationship between teacher expectations and student outcomes.