Community service is an important educational component for Pennsylvania school districts. For students, successful community outreach, or “service learning,” is an extra opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of his or her own skills while seeking to meet real community needs. In this episode of Keystone Education Radio, we talk to students and teachers from East Stroudsburg, West Jefferson Hills and Colonial school districts, all of whom share a commitment to giving back to their communities.
- East Stroudsburg eTeam gives back to their community
- Pleasant Hills middle-schoolers exceed goal for Thanksgiving Food Bank contributions
- Plymouth Elementary Spirit Team visits local retirement community
For more good news stories from Pennsylvania school districts, see SuccessStartsHere.org, the website host to the multi-year statewide effort to share the positive news about public education with the goal of raising understanding of the value of public education in Pennsylvania.