University of Wisconsion - Eau Claire

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Proposal

Mentor - WRIT 114

30 hours


Community partner: UWEC English
Supervisor: David M. Jones
Beginning date:
2021-09-07
Ending Date:
2021-12-17

Service-Learning Proposal Description

1.

Briefly describe the project and the community need to be addressed.

Answer 1) Preparing a short class presentation that is focused on tips and strategies for college success a. What were the top 5 strategies for college success (each mentor)? b. What challenges have you faced in completing writing assignments? How have you adapted your skills over time? 2) Help students keep up on co-curricular activities 3) Modeling information literacy for students 4) Helping students develop notetaking skills. 5) Helping students create study sheets as a practice exercise 6) Lead a peer editing session where students look at their rough drafts in a group format

2.

What is the mission of the agency or organization?

Answer As stated in the Service Learning mission, to integrate meaningful community service with reflection by enriching learning experiences and by teaching responsibility to community.

3.

What skills are required for this project? 

Answer Confidence in communication Respect for difference Respect for student privacy Timeliness and collaboration skills

4.

What are the objectives for the student learning and service?

Answer 1) Student applies skills and knowledge from university coursework and/or experiences to service learning 2) Student explores a personal sense of responsibility to community through the service experience.

5.

What are the availability requirements for the student?

Answer Ability to attend class sessions regularly.

6.

Additional information (not required).

Answer The mentor for fall has completed their service.