Service learning is required for this course.
Time commitment: 15 hours
Learning objective: This course is intended to provide all of us with the tools to critically reflect on and study social problems. Our work in class provides concepts and theories for analysis while our time at service learning sites will provide experiences that help us to evaluate or test these different concepts and theories.
Preapproved service learning placements:
Anna's Arts for Kids (weekday tutoring)
APEX Youth Center
Boys Hope Girls Hope
Elevate New Orleans (tutoring only)
Good Shepherd School
Lafayette Academy Reading Room
NET Charter High School
New Orleans College Preparatory Academies
Orleans Public Defenders
St. Stephen Catholic School
STAIR: Start the Adventure in Reading
Wilson Charter School