Service Learning in the pre-k3 classroom

Michael Shaughnessy interviews Vickie Lake and Ithel Jones about Service Learning where they have looked at a range of early childhood development theorists and note that

Service-learning allows teachers to see children in a variety of learning experiences, not just the traditional “school” experiences. In some cases it may confirm in a teacher’s mind that there are developmental issues that need further investigation. However, some teachers have also found that integrated learning or non-traditional learning has opened their eyes to children’s strengths.

In full