Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background
Slide background

Kids Who Care trains educators to use Service-Learning, a teaching method that combines classroom instruction with meaningful community service.

Watch the video to the right to see how Service-Learning works!

globe-medium

Teachers

Our training program is FREE to all educators. With Service-Learning students practice their critical thinking skills so learning sticks! Discover how it works here.

hat-medium

Students

Did you ever wonder, “Why do I have to learn this stuff?” or “Can I really make a difference?” Service-Learning answers these questions for you. Check it out here.

guy-medium

Parents

Students who participate in Service-Learning develop strong characters, are more engaged in their classrooms and more likely to stay in school. Find out how to support your students, teachers and schools.

hands

Partners

Community Partners are co-educators and facilitate onsite learning and reflection. If your organization wants to partner with Kids Who Care, you can learn more here.


Kids Who Care inspires students to love learning!

Service-Learning…

  • Incorporates service activities into academic studies
  • Provides concrete opportunities for youth to learn new skills, think critically and test new roles
  • Involves “youth voice” from the beginning
  • Provides structured time for students to think, talk, or write about their experiences
  • Provides students with the opportunities to use newly acquired skills and knowledge in real-life situations in their communities
  • Extends learning beyond the classroom and helps foster a sense of caring for others

 


 

 

1 in 3 Students Do Not Graduate on Time.
Service-Learning is One Solution.

Kids Who Care is about ACADEMICS IN ACTION – students who participate in Service-Learning are more engaged in their classrooms and more likely to stay in school.
Donate Now

Success Stories

Compadre High School

success-small

High School students at Compadre High School in Tempe were interested in rescue animals. They contacted the AZ Humane Society as part of their research.

Learn More

Coronado

herpetology-small

Students at Coronado’s CORE program, a class that supports reading success, are finding that skills they learn in class can be used to make a difference in the real world.

Learn More

Sheely Farms

sheelyfarms-small

Middle School students from Sheely Farms in Tolleson used their organization and communication skills to address a specific social issue affecting their community – hunger.

Learn More

News

Read More