SERVICE LEARNING

Service Learning is a method:boys ranch learning center servlearn main

  • Under which students learn and develop through active participation in thoughtfully organized service experiences that meet community needs.
  • That is integrated into the students' academic curriculum.
  • That provides students with opportunities to use newly acquired skills and knowledge in real-life situations.
  • That enhances what is taught by extending student learning beyond the classroom and into the community.
  • That helps to foster the development of a sense of caring for others.
  • That provides structured time to reflect (think, talk, write) about what the student did and learned during the service activity.

(Alliance for Service Learning in Education Reform standards for School-Based Service Learning)


THE OREGON ENVIROTHON

J BAR J  BOYS SCORE HIGH IN STATEWIDE CONTEST

The Oregon Envirothon is a state-wide, high-school competition, involving teams participating in hands-on environmental problem-solving.  The focus areas include forestry, wildlife, aquatic ecology, soils/land use and natural resource management in the urban environment.

Our J Bar J team garnered 2nd Place at the 2004 and 2006 events!


 

 

 

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