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Service-Learning Program

to facilitate and support faculty, students, & community agencies in the integration of studentsí service experiences with their academic study

  This site is currently under construction  


 

This website is the creation of Guido L. Davis Del Piccolo, Sociology (310) 434-3561 (DelPiccolo_Guido @smc.edu)


Service-Learning is a powerful and effective teaching strategy which incorporates studentsí community service experiences into the curriculum without the loss of academic rigor. 

Service-Learning has been shown to positively affect students in:

  • Grades

  • Writing skills

  • Critical thinking skills

  • Commitment to service and activism

  • Racial understanding

  • Self-efficacy

  • Interpersonal skills

  • Leadership

  • Citizenship