Guiding Educational Change
Our services are tailored to meet the needs of schools, school districts, state and regional agencies and out of school settings.
Designed to help educators develop a basic understanding the KIDS award winning service-learning model. Through interactive games and visuals, participants will learn the difference between community based learning, community service, and service-learning, and why service-learning is an effective teaching strategy.
Planning and Implementing Workshop
Designed to prepare educators to implement a high quality service-learning project using tools and strategies from our KIDS As Planners Guidebook. During this workshop participants will have time to plan how to integrate service-learning in to their teaching environment and receive feedback on their ideas.
Blending STEM Instruction with Service-Learning Workshop
KIDS Consortium and Maine Mathematics and Science Alliance have partnered to integrate expertise in service-learning and curriculum topic study to help teachers transform schools into authentic STEM/ service-learning environments.
Based on the award winning KIDS model of service-learning, discover the steps in creating a quality service-learning experience in partnership with students and community organizations.
Sustainability Planning Seminar
This two-part Seminar is designed to help teams of local school and community leaders explore the essential elements of service-learning sustainability and engage in a collaborative planning process to identify and implement strategies to sustain service-learning.
Social Emotional Learning
This Seminar is designed to help participants think about what Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) is and how it is important to teach these skills to students when expecting them to collaborate in projects. Participants will look at how to design activities to support intentional connections to SEL outcomes and integration in academic instruction.