Service-Learning: Knowledge in Action

“Service-Learning is a teaching and learning strategy that integrates meaningful community service with instruction and reflection to enrich the learning experience, teach civic responsibility and strengthen communities.”
– Corporation for National and Community Service

Center staff offer resources and support to faculty and student leaders implementing service-learning into their courses and programs. From course development to the Service-Learning Scholars, the Center works to enhance and grow GW service-learning in the District and around the world. In addition, the Center works to highlight the Engaged Scholarship of faculty and students.

GW offers more than 67 service-learning classes, from introductory courses to capstones, that extend classroom learning into the community through meaningful, challenging service.

To learn more, explore the links above or watch the video below. Questions? Contact GWserves@gwu.edu.