Student Service Learning Updates

Latest SSL Updates:  Click HERE

 

For students/families

https://bit.ly/SSLOverview2020 - SSL program overview slideshow

Here are a few upcoming SSL opportunities to share with students:

  • Let’s Talk Respect - October 13, 2020 (6:00 - 7:30 PM) - MCPS student leaders will host a discussion with MCPS staff and Montgomery County agencies about their support for students and families who experience sexual harassment or assault. Students may earn SSL hours for attending and participating in follow-up advocacy action.
    • Students must RSVP to receive the direct Zoom webinar: http://bit.ly/RespectRSVP
    • The program will also live stream on the MCPS webpage and on the MCPS YouTube Channel.
  • Montgomery County Youth Town Hall - October 28, 2020 (7:00 - 8:30 PM) - MCPS SMOB, Mr. Nick Asante, will host the annual Montgomery County Youth Town Hall with the County Council. Students will be able to participate by sharing questions live. Students may earn SSL hours for attending and participating in follow-up advocacy action. Link will be shared soon! Live Streamed on Youtube @MoCoCouncilMD
  • MCPS Mental Health Week - October 26-30, 2020 - Students will have opportunities to earn SSL hours for attending sessions and participating in follow-up advocacy action. Stay tuned for additional details!
  • The Washington Center for International Education is offering a four-week program titled, “Youth Facing Racism.” This dynamic program has been designed for high school students (preferably with an international background, but all students are welcome). Interested students should register here or email communityservice@washingtoncie.org with any questions.

The Soda Fund is looking for students to create posters listing the 15 Warning Signs of Domestic Abuse. Interested students may view the opportunity here.


Here are a few wonderful ideas for school-hosted SSL projects! Students may earn SSL hours for engaging in these service projects under the supervision and sponsorship of an MCPS school staff member willing to track, monitor, and supervise the students’ service:


Find tons more ideas and resources in the COVID-19 School-Hosted SSL Opportunities document!