Community Outreach

Learning takes form in many ways, the most common being academic but we need to encourage students' learning through experiences.

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My idea is for students to visit the local senior living facility once a month to read, sing or craft with the residents of the senior facility. 

Share insights you heard during your empathy work.

This idea is help student develop a sense of community and a sense of belonging.

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Priya, I love the idea of students interacting with their community to build belonging! I wonder if students might bring their talents or expertise to teach or share with the senior residents. Perhaps there can be a reciprocal share, where both the student and the senior walk away with some new learnings.