Service learning is required for this course.
Time commitment: 15 hours
Service learning goal: By working with youth who are at high risk of exposure to violence, students in this class will learn to scrutinize portrayals of violence by the media and will be able to examine discussions of violence in America from the standpoint of those most effected by it.
All students in this course are required to complete a service learning placement with one of the following agencies:
APEX Youth Center
Boys Hope Girls Hope
Good Shepherd School
Kedila Family Learning Services
Lafayette Academy Reading Room
NET Charter High School
St. Stephen Catholic School
STAIR: Start the Adventure in Reading
Wilson Charter School