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Service-Learning Handbook for Faculty| Service-Learning Handbook for Students

 

Service-Learning Library

Faculty can check out these materials,  for more information contact Lauren Cunningham at 270-782-0082.

 

Magna Publications: Faculty Professional Development DVD

Jacoby, Barbara. (2011), How to Deepen Learning Through Critical Reflection.

 

General Reference

Anderson, Mary A. (1996) Development and Social Diversity

Bartlett, Neil, ed. (2010) Service-Learning Course Design: What Faculty Need to Know (Based on Magna Online Seminar by Dr. Barbara Jacoby). Magna Publications.

Berber Kaye, Cathryn. (2004) The Complete Guide to Service Learning: Proven, Practical Ways to Engage Students in Civic Responsibility, Academic Curriculum, & Social Action

Bringle, Robert G., Hatcher, Julie A., and Jones, Steven G. (2011) International Service Learning: Conceptual Frameworks and Research

Butin, Dan W. (2005) Service-Learning in Higher Education: Critical Issues and Directions

Calderón, José Z. (2007) Race, Poverty, and Social Justice: Multidisciplinary Perspectives Through Service Learning

Campus Compact (2003). Introduction to Service-Learning Toolkit.

Heffernan, K. (2001). Fundamentals of Service Learning Course Construction. Providence, RI: Campus Compact.

Cress, Christine M., Donahue, David M., and Associates. (2011) Democratic Dilemmas of Teaching Service-Learning: Curricular Strategies for Success

Eyler, J., & Giles, D.W., Jr. (1999) Where’s the Learning in Service Learning? San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Furco, Andrew, and Billing, Shelley H. (2001) Service-Learning: The Essence of the Pedagogy

The Great Books Foundation in Partnership with Project on Civic Reflection (2008) Talking Service: Readings for Civic Reflection

Hefferman, Kerrissa. Campus Compact (2001) Fundamentals of Service-Learning Course Construction

Jacoby, Barbara, and Associates. (2003) Building Partnerships for Service-Learning

Kaye, Cathryn Berger, M.A. (2004) The Complete Guide to Service Learning: Proven, Practical Ways to Engage Students in Civic Responsibility, Academic Curriculum, and Social Action

Kretzman, John P. and McKnight, John L. (1993) Building Communities for the Inside Out: A Path Toward Finding and Mobilizing A Community’s Assets

LaBare, Martha J. (2008) First-Year Civic Engagement: Sound Foundations for College, Citizenship and Democracy

Pelham, Anabel and Sills, Elizabeth. (2009) Promoting Health and Wellness in Underserved Communities

The Princeton Review. (2005) Colleges with a Conscience: 81 Great Schools with Outstanding Community Involvement

Stoecker, Randy, and Tryon, Elizabeth, with Hilgendorf, Amy. (2009) The Unheard Voices: Community Organization and Service Learning

Strait, Jean R., and Lima, Marybeth. (2009) The Future of Service-Learning: New Solutions for Sustaining and Improving Practice

Tannenbaum, Sally. (2008). Research, Advocacy, and Political Engagement: Multidisciplinary Perspectives Through Service Learning

Zlotkowski, E. (Ed) AAHE Series on Service Learning in the Disciplines. This series includes books on over 20 disciplines, with chapters in each book written by academics from that discipline who use service-learning in their teaching.

Zlotkowski, Edward. (1998) Successful Service-Learning Programs

 

Discipline-Specific Service-Learning

Adler-Kassner, Linda, Crooks, Robert, and Watters, Ann. (2006) Writing the Community: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Composition

Baillet, Barbara J., and Heffernan, Kerrissa. (2000) The Practice of Change: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Women’s Studies

Battistoni, Richard M., and Hudson, William E. (2006) Experiencing Citizenship: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Political Science

Bringle, Robert G., and Duffy, Donna K. (2006) With Service in Mind: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Psychology

Brubaker, David C., and Ostroff, Joel H. (2006) Life, Learning, and Community: Concepts and Models for Service-learning in Biology

Devine, Richard, Favazza, Joseph A., and McLain, F. Michael. (2002) From Cloister To Commons: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Religious Studies

Droge, David, and Bren Ortega Murphy. (2006) Voices of Strong Democracy: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Communication Studies

Erikson, Joseph A. and Anderson, Jeffrey B. (2005) Learning With The Community: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Teacher Education

Godfrey, Paul C., and Grasso, Edward T. (2009) Working for the Common Good: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Management

Hardin, Mary C., Eribes, Richard, and Poster, Charles (Corky). (2005) From the Studio to the Streets: Service-Learning in Planning and Architecture

Harkavy, Ira, and Donovan, Bill M. (2005) Connecting Past and Present: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in History

Hellenbrandt, Josef, and Varona, Lucía T. (1999) Construyendo Puentes (Building Bridges) Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Spanish

Hora, Matthew T., and Millar, Susan B. (2011) A Guide to Building Education Partnerships: navigating Diverse Cultural Contexts to Turn Challenge Into Promise

Koppel, Joseph, Kavanaugh, Raphael, R., and Van Dyke, Tom. (2004) Hospitality With a Heart: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Lodging, Foodservice, and Tourism

Lisman, C. David, and Harvey, Irene E. (2006) Beyond the Tower: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Philosophy

Norbeck, Jane S., Connolly, Charlene, and Koerner, JoEllen. (2008) Caring and Community: Concepts and Models for Service-learning in Nursing

O'Grady, Carolyn R. (2000) Integrating Service Learning and Multicultural Education in Colleges and Universities

Ostrow, James, Hesser, Garry, and Enos, Sandra. (2005) Cultivating the Sociological Imagination: Concepts and Models for Service-learning in Sociology

Rama, D.V. (2007) Learning by Doing: Concepts and Models for Service Learning in Accounting

Seifer, Sarena D., Hermanns, Kris, and Lewis, Judy. (2007) Creating Community- Responsive Physicians:Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Medical Education

Stahly, Geraldine B. (2007) Gender Identity, Equity, and Violence: Multidisciplinary Perspectives Through Service Learning

Tsang, Edmund. (2007) Projects That matter: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Engineering

Ward, Harold. (2006) Acting Locally: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Environmental Studies

Weigert, Kathleen Maas, and Crews, Robin J. (1999) Teaching for Justice: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Peace Studies


Service-Learning Research and Assessment Books

Bringle, Robert G., Phillips, Mindy A., and Hudson, Michael. (2004) The Measure of Service Learning: Research Scales to Assess Student Experiences 

Eyler, J. S., Giles, D. E., Stenson, C. M., & Gray, C. J. (2001) At a Glance: What We Know About the Effects of Service-Learning on College Students, Faculty, Institutions, and Communities, 1993-2000, Third Edition. Funded by The Corporation for National Service, Learn and Serve America. Reprinted in Campus Compact (2003)

 

Journals

Journal of Higher Education Outreach & Engagement

The Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning

 

Online Resources

These websites provide resources for faculty, community partners, and students, including information on service-learning syllabi, reflection, research, conferences, publications, and more.

 

General Web Sites

 

Service-Learning Syllabi 

  • Campus Compact: Service-Learning Syllabi Links: http://www.compact.org/syllabi/ . From this page of the Campus Compact Web site, you can connect to the “service-learning syllabi by discipline project,” which allows you to search for service-learning syllabi in your field. The website also provides links to many other service-learning syllabi lists and resources.
  • National Service-Learning Clearinghouse Lesson Plans, Syllabi, & Curricula: www.servicelearning.org/resources/lesson_plans. This link to the National Service-Learning Clearinghouse provides a database of service-learning syllabi as well as links to other syllabi and course construction resources.

 

Reflection

 

Discipline-Specific Information

The Faculty Center for Teaching Excellence (FaCET) also has a library of resources available for faculty that might be of interest to you. Check it out at: http://www.wku.edu/teaching/checkout/index.php
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