Update: Designing High Impact Service-Learning – New Venue

Update: Designing High Impact Service-Learning – New Venue
Please note on the new venue and directions.

Umstead Park UCC at 8208 Brownleigh Dr, Raleigh, NC 27617

Directions to Umstead Park UCC:
From the North (coming from 540 or Durham traveling on Glenwood Ave./Hwy 70):
Brownleigh Dr. is the first right past the entrance of William B. Umstead State Park.
UP UCC is the first building on the left.

From the South (coming from Raleigh on Glenwood Ave./Hwy 70);
Turn left on Ebenezer Church Rd. (Carmax is on right).
Take first right on Glen Royal.
Then again, first right on Brownleigh.
8208 Brownleigh (our building) is the last building on the right.

Calling All Educators – SLICE Grant & Publication Opportunity

Service-Learning in Civic Engagement (SLICE)

Are you interested in designing, implementing and publishing service-learning and civic engagement curriculum for the fall of 2018?

Through the SLICE Program, you will experience:

  • Professional development and ongoing support for service-learning and civic engagement
  • Publication in Service-Learning by Design
  • $500 stipend
  • Certificate of Contact Hours for Continuing Education Credits
  • Access to funding support for service-learning projects from NYLC via North Carolina Service-Learning Coalition
  • Access to support, resources and membership to the North Carolina Service-Learning Coalition

Deadline to Apply is June 15, 2018.

For any questions please contact Justyn Knox at Justyn.Knox@dpi.nc.gov or 919-807-8385

Service Learning in Civic Engagement (SLICE) July, 2018 – December, 2018

Professional Development – Designing High Impact Service-Learning

Join the National Youth Leadership Council & the North Carolina Service-Learning Coalition for a FREE 1-day workshop to:

  • Gain an understanding of how to use the backward planning approach and
    the five-step “IPARD” cycle.
  • Gain an understanding of how to plan and implement inquiry-based service-
    learning projects aligned with NC K-12 learning standards.

Registration: Free. Click HERE to register.
Location: Knightdale High School of Collaborative Design,
100 Bryan Chalk Ln, Knightdale, NC 27545

Time: 9:30 am-4:00 pm
Deadline to Apply: July 3, 2018

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NCSLC Members Present at the National Service-Learning Conference


Justice in ActionNCSLC Members featured at the 29th National Service-Learning Conference, in St. Paul MN.

Monday, March 12, 2018, 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Room: State 3
Self-Identity through Service-Learning
Roxanne Friday, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

Monday, March 12, 2018, 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Room: MN West
Protect Your Project, Keep Your Cause!
Sam Park, 1KL / Phillips Exeter Academy

Project Showcase
Sunday 1:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Monday, 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m
Room: Main Foyer
Feeding Body and Mind
John Park, FBM / Harris Road MS

For detailed session summary, please click here

Member Highlight: Elizabeth Felts – New Hanover High School



Learn why Ms. Elizabeth Felts (@whyiquitteach),
English teacher at New Hanover High quits “teaching”….and
leads Honors Service Learning class in action.

Video 1: Honors Service Learning
Video 2: Find Your Voice
Video 3: Use Your Voice
Video 4: Change the World