This list of articles and books should help you develop more strategic ideas for implementing service learning in your classroom. While these resources deal with the broad topic of service learning, please remember that we can also offer you more tips, strategies, and reading ideas targeted toward your discipline or a more specific course topic. Please make an appointment with us to discuss further ideas.
Annette, J. (2005). Character, civic renewal and service learning for democratic citizenship in higher education. British Journal of Educational Studies, 53(3), 326-340.
Astin, A. W., Vogelgesang, L. J., Ikeda, E. K., & Yee, J. A. (2000). How service learning affects students. Los Angeles, CA: Higher Education Research Institution.
Bringle, R. G., & Hatcher, J. A. (1996). Implementing service learning in higher education. The Journal of Higher Education, 67(2), 221-239.
Bringle, R. G., Clayton, P. H., & Price, M. (2009). Partnerships in service learning and civic engagement. Partnerships: A Journal of Service Learning & Civic Engagement, 1(1), 1-20.
Bushouse, B.K. (2005). “Community nonprofit organizations and service-learning: Resource constraints to building partnerships with universities.” Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning, 12 (1), 32-40.
Butin, D. (Ed.) (2005). Service-learning in higher education: Critical issues and directions. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan.
Butin, D. W. (2007). Justice-learning: Service-learning as justice-oriented education. Equity & Excellence in Education, 40(2), 177-183.
Butin, D. (2010). Service-learning in theory and practice: The future of community engagement in higher education. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan.
Carrington, S. (2011). Service-learning within higher education: Rhizomatic interconnections between university and the real world. Australian Journal of Teacher Education, 36(6), 1.