Duties of the Coordinator
Publicize activities to other
faculty, the student body, the administration, and the community on an
ongoing basis. This type of effort allows students to become more
aware of opportunities, encourages faculty to get involved, and lets
community partners know what services the program has to offer them.
a service learning area in the Job Placement Center. Coordinate
efforts to distribute information and manage paperwork. Work with Job
Placement Coordinator to guide student applicants through the process.
a guide of other public service organizations in the immediate
vicinity of San Jose City College that will provide the most relevant
experiences for students. Include relevant information and requirements
to help students choose a service that meets their learning needs.
with community partners to understand their needs as well as help
them play a strong role as learning sites for students.
to faculty the usefulness and relevance of service learning. This can
be accomplished through faculty "mentoring," presentations on
experiential learning, and orientation workshops.
Meet with the Steering Committee regularly to assess the effectiveness of the program and plan future growth.