Training and Professional Development

  • CETL Service Learning Fall 2021 Short Series

    CETL Service Learning Fall 2021 Short Series


    October 26 & November 3, 11 - 1:00 to 2:30 pm

    Session 01 - Tuesday, October 26 

    Overview of the pedagogy of Service Learning along with best practices, critical reflection, what the research says, and different kinds of SL at UConn, discussion of individual and collective faculty aspirations and course ideas (bring syllabus of course if you have one or bring ideas of the course you would like to teach). 

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    Session 02 - Wednesday, November 3

    This session will review specific ways Service Learning can lead to research, publication, and grants in collaboration with community. We will also discuss keys to navigating community partnerships to ensure authentic, long standing relationships.

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    Session 03 - Thursday, November 11

    With Contributor: Monica Miller-Smith, Human Development and Family Sciences

    How does Service Learning engage students and community to work together and provide intentional learning spaces for social justice and human rights conversations? We will delve into how this authentic teaching and learning style opens the space for discussions around race, culture, and social justice and how to navigate through those topics of conversation.

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    For more information, contact: Julia Yakovich at