A Glorious Revolution for Youth and Communities: Service-learning and Model Communities

A Glorious Revolution for Youth and Communities: Service-learning and Model Communities

By: George I. Whitehead (author), Andrew P. Kitzrow (author)Paperback

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Description

This book integrates the ideas of service-learning, positive youth development, and model communities into a book with a comprehensive message about making communities more democratic. Specifically, the authors argue that through service-learning an educator can teach higher-order thinking, such as information literacy, problem-solving, and critical and creative thinking.

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About Author

George I. Whitehead III is a professor of psychology at Salisbury University and cofounder of Uandgeo, LLC. He is coauthor of Serve and Learn and a number of articles on service-learning and in the field of social psychology. Andrew P. Kitzrow works in youth recreation programming and advocacy in Wicomico County, Maryland, and is cofounder of Uandgeo, LLC.

Contents

Chapter 1 Service-Learning, Education, and Community Reform Chapter 2 Information Literacy Chapter 3 Problem-Solving Chapter 4 Critical Thinking Chapter 5 Creativity and Creative Thinking Chapter 6 Communities for Youth Chapter 7 Four Cornerstones Chapter 8 Youth Empowerment Chapter 9 Community Examples Chapter 10 Before You Shift Chapter 11 Call to Action

Product Details

  • publication date: 16/03/2010
  • ISBN13: 9781607096214
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 130
  • ID: 9781607096214
  • weight: 222
  • ISBN10: 1607096218

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