experience to enrich and apply classroom knowledge. Improves literacy levels, for instance, students who are taking courses that focus on how to improve illiteracy might send books to the less developed countries to ensure children have an opportunity to read and write. Contributing to the educational process. The MCC Foundation has a scholarship available for Service-Learning students. . Promote students' active learning; engage students with different learning styles. Allows the energy and enthusiasm of college students to contribute to meeting needs. Broadens perspectives of diversity issues and enhances critical thinking skills. Accessing affordable professional development. Supports the University of Hawaii - Leeward Community College's mission ".to provide open door access to high quality education in an environment that is responsive to community needs and encourages all students to achieve their educational goals. .
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Service Learning at Salt Lake Community College, A Faculty Handbook). Explore or cement your values and beliefs. The Community benefits through, assistance in carrying out solutions to community needs. Applications will be accepted during Fall semesters at MCCs. Course Development Timeline, course Implementation Timeline, using Reflection. Please help us improve. Civic development and cultural literacy. Building a positive relationship with the university. When the stage is set for a high quality service learning experience, the performance will result in any number of academic, professional, social, political, or individual enhancements. However, these programs have a positive impact on the community, not to mention their role in building leadership skills. Opportunities to provide valuable services to the community.