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A Glorious Revolution for Youth and Communities: by George I. Whitehead III, Andrew P. Kitzrow

By George I. Whitehead III, Andrew P. Kitzrow

An excellent Revolution integrates the information of service-learning, confident formative years improvement, and version groups right into a ebook with a finished message approximately making groups extra democratic. particularly, the e-book argues that via service-learning an educator can educate higher-order considering, comparable to details literacy, problem-solving, and important and artistic considering. Educators the best way to educate each one of those abilities. The booklet additionally argues that service-learning fosters talents for profession good fortune. The booklet additionally introduces a brand new strategy to take into consideration what constitutes a version neighborhood. The authors use present and classical study, books, and websites at the issues awarded within the e-book and hire examples of the way varied groups at the moment have interaction their teenagers. the top of every bankruptcy comprises routines designed to foster severe pondering.

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People can locate information on the web in three ways. First, someone could search with a known URL. For example, if students wanted to find information on any one of the five online databases mentioned above, they would type the URL into the browser. Note also that each address ends with a domain name. com, meaning commercial (for profit). S. S. federal government and municipalities). com. In a subject directory, selected websites are arranged into categories and subcategories. com, or AltaVista.

Finally, the student should assess the coverage of the website. Is it still being constructed? Is the content comprehensive? Once the student has evaluated the information on the website positively, the student may then ask a series of other questions: Is this site relevant to my topic? Is this the best information I can find on the topic? Does this site complement material I have already gathered? 2. Evaluating Website Content No one person or group checks that all web content is accurate, so you must!

Similarly, 36 • CHAPTER 3 they have become confident or had their confidence reinforced. Recall that competence and confidence are two of Lerner’s five Cs for positive youth development. With regard to the skills for success, students have obviously learned problem-solving skills. By learning how to work together as a team, they have learned to work well with others—teamwork skills. Teamwork also fosters interpersonal skills, the ability to relate to others. The brainstorming process probably enhances their verbal communication skills and their flexibility.

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