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Call for Educator Written Articles and Reflections!

Share your experiences as an educator with our readers. We welcome unsolicited submissions. We are especially interested in articles, essays, and reflections on the following topics: Student Voice • Empathy • Creative Approaches to Bullying Community Works Journal has been published … Continue reading

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K-16 Educators, There is but one place to be this Summer

    K-16 Educators, There is but one place to be this Summer learn more: http://bit.ly/1PCRv6u 

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Where We Are At….

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Don’t Miss Scholarship Supported Rates!

Don’t Miss Scholarship Supported Rates http://bit.ly/1PCRv6u #servicelearning #SLC18 #SocialJustice

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Teachers Supporting Teachers is Where We Are At

CWI Summer Institutes on Place Based Service-Learning attract teachers with a passion connecting students to their community. Our Institute participants each summer come from a wide and diverse set of contexts. The true strength of the Institute is the synergy … Continue reading

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Competency Based Learning and the Age of Information, Ideas, and Innovation

By BOB SORNSON, PhD What a time to be alive, if you are a good learner who loves to learn. We live in the age of information, ideas and innovation. Knowledge is doubling every 12 months. We have artificial intelligence, … Continue reading

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Why Service-Learning?

By JOE BROOKS, CWI Education Director Students in the MacArthur Park neighborhood of Los Angeles are engaged in service and community inquiry, aimed at studying and sharing the story of their community which is currently being encroached on by gentrification. … Continue reading

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Taking an Empathic Approach to Learning Through Community Based Fieldwork

By JOE BROOKS, Director, Community Works Institute (CWI) We had a great conversation in Los Angeles recently, with veteran educators Felipe Sanchez and Alexandra Gonzales. (a video is included below) Alexandra is a science/STEM teacher from Long Beach, California who … Continue reading

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at no cost. The Journal is a  unique resource for K-16 and community based educators. The Journal has been published by Community Works Institute (CWI) since 1995, in support of teaching practices that build community. The Journal features essays and … Continue reading

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