Content with Topics : Publically Engaged Scholarship & Practice

New Guide for Faculty Development

Using a conversational voice, the authors provide a foundation as well as a blueprint and tools to craft a community-engaged course. Based on extensive research, the book provides a scope and sequence of information and skills ranging from an introduction to community engagement, to designing, implementing, and assessing a course, to advancing the craft to prepare for promotion and tenure as well as how to become a citizen-scholar and reflective practitioner. An interactive workbook that can be downloaded from Campus Compact accompanies this tool kit with interactive activities that are interspersed throughout the chapters. The book and workbook can be used by…

2018 Ehrlich Civically Engaged Faculty Award

Campus Compact has announced Eva Zygmunt, Helen Gant Elmore Distinguished Professor of Elementary Education and co-director of the Alliance for Community-Engaged Teacher Preparation at Ball State University, as the recipient of the 2018 Thomas Ehrlich Civically Engaged Faculty Award. Zygmunt was selected for her groundbreaking work in teacher development. She has long been a national leader in community-engaged teaching and is a co-founder of The Alliance for Community-Engaged Teacher Preparation, a research distribution network showcasing best practices in engaged teacher preparation from colleges and universities throughout the country. Her work, including the Schools Within the Context of Community program she…