Using the NYLC
leadership model, students identify the project they wish to complete, the steps required for completion, and the resources needed.
The purpose of reflection is to deepen the understanding of what students learn during SL and challenge students to generalize skills to novel situations (NYLC, 2008).
Within SL, the demonstration component involves the process of data collection not only to assess student learning but also to evaluate the outcomes of service for the community partners (NYLC, 2008).
After the cemetery episode, the students and teachers of the Academy, an NYLC 'Generator School,'14 set off on a journey to discover where Huntsville's African Americans from the last century were buried.
NYLC sponsors the annual National Service-Learning Conference and offers technical assistance, training, and publications on service-learning and youth leadership.
The foreword to the book indicates such a plan for a Studies in Service-Learning series under the sponsorship of the NYLC
Details: National Youth Service Day is coordinated by Youth Service America (YSA), in partnership with the National Youth Leadership Council (NYLC
) and PARADE Magazine.
Ifna Ejebe, a 17-year-old senior at Wayzata High School in Plymouth, Minnesota, joined the National Youth Leadership Council's (NYLC
) Youth Project Team during her freshman year.
consists of five days of classroom and field instruction and one day of written and practical field examinations.
"It feels like we're coming home," stated NYLC
president Peg Breen.
is a leadership development program for high school students who have demonstrated leadership potential and scholastic merit.
JOY DES MARAIS is director of Strategic Youth Initiatives for the National Youth Leadership Council (NYLC