Hope ESD | BP 6142.4 Instruction
Service Learning/Community Service Classes
The Governing Board recognizes that student involvement in community service enhances academic outcomes, helps students develop the skills and knowledge necessary to become informed and responsible citizens, and aids in individual career development. The district may offer service learning opportunities that are integrated into other courses. Such classes and activities shall be designed to link academic content, practical skills, and meaningful service contributions to the community.
(cf. 1020 - Youth Services)
(cf. 6000 - Concepts and Roles)
(cf. 6011 - Academic Standards)
(cf. 6142.3 - Civic Education)
(cf. 6142.94 - History-Social Science Instruction)
(cf. 6178.1 - Work-Based Learning)
The Superintendent or designee may integrate service learning opportunities into one or more courses at appropriate grade levels.
(cf. 6143 - Courses of Study)
The Superintendent or designee shall involve administrators, students, teachers, parents/guardians, and community members in the development, implementation, and evaluation of the district's service learning program. He/she shall also collaborate with local public agencies and nonprofit organizations to identify and develop service learning opportunities that meet educational and civic learning objectives, align with state and local academic standards, and address the needs of the community.
(cf. 1600 - Relations Between Other Governmental Agencies and the Schools)
(cf. 1700 - Relations Between Private Industry and the Schools)
When service learning activities occur off campus, the Superintendent or designee may arrange for transportation when necessary and shall ensure that students receive appropriate guidance and supervision.
(cf. 3540 - Transportation)
233.5 Teaching of principles
35160 Authority of governing boards
35160.1 Broad authority of school districts
37220.6 Cesar Chavez Day of Service and Learning
51210 Areas of study, grades 1-6
51220 Areas of study, grades 7-12
51745 Independent study
51810-51815 Community service classes
UNITED STATES CODE, TITLE 42
12501-12682 National and Community Service Trust Act of 1993
Steirer et al v. Bethlehem School District, (1993) 987 F.2d 989
Policy HOPE SCHOOL DISTRICT
adopted: August 27, 2018 Santa Barbara, California