An effective CSL partnership benefits from clear roles and responsibilities.*
- Community service-learning (CSL) specialist
acts as the “bridge” among CSL partners—faculty/staff, community organization staff, and students.
- Faculty and/or staff
represents the college/university and its requirements.
- Community organization staff member(s)
represents the organization and its requirements.
augment their academic learning by getting hands-on experience in real-world situations while also contributing to the community.
* With thanks to Carleton University Communications 4102, Professor Claire Harrison, Student: Doug James for content revision