Blog: January 2014

A Service Learning Landscape: January Reflections

January 30, 2014

January was particularly helpful to check the pulse of service learning in the US. Within this month, I consulted with a public charter school, an afterschool program, public school districts, several independent schools, and a large consortium of schools–each wanting to develop service learning. Charter School At Travis Heights Elementary in Austin, this charter school […]

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My Annual Book Talk in West Hollywood: Nine Great Book Titles

January 19, 2014

The West Hollywood Children’s Roundtable shows what a city can do. The City West Hollywood has, since the mid-90s, gathered various stakeholders to think about ways to provide optimum services for children and families. This brings together educators, social services, parents, and agencies to meet monthly, from September through June. They share resources, collaborate on […]

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