Category Archives: Video

A Truly Fine Service-Learning Project

A truly fine service-learning project—now in progress—from CWI Summer EAST alum Kimby Heil’s students in Trenton, NJ. Kimy’s students are also currently working on an article for Community Works Journal. Look for that soon! learn more about service-learning at: http://www.cwinstitute.net … Continue reading

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Teaching for Social Justice Through Collaborative Ethnography

By JOE BROOKS We had a great conversation in Los Angeles recently, with veteran educators Felipe Sanchez and Alexandra Gonzales. We’re building a community focused pedagogy K-16. It’s all here and they said it so well. Join us for the … Continue reading

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“Kids Get It!” Waste Reduction and Service-Learning

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East LA Interchange: A Story of Community and Change

East LA Interchange tells the story of working-class, immigrant Boyle Heights, the oldest neighborhood in East Los Angeles. The question of whether an evolving Boyle Heights can preserve its unique culture and history along with a desire to create new … Continue reading

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Voices of Educators: The Ecology of Teaching

Be sure to check out CWI’s “Voices of Educators,” our ongoing series of interviews with veteran k-16 and community educators from across the U.S. and around the globe. Our theme is Place as the Context, Service-Learning as the Strategy, and … Continue reading

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