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concurrent resolution Progress


  • The house has not voted
  • The senate Passed October 14th, 2009
    Passed by Voice Vote
      senate Committees
      Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
    IntroducedOctober 7th, 2009

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Official Title

A concurrent resolution recognizing the benefits of service-learning and expressing support for the goals of the National Learn and Serve Challenge.

Summary

Recognizes the benefits of service-learning, which include: (1) enriching and enhancing academic outcomes for youth; (2) engaging youth in positive experiences in the community; and (3) encouraging youth to make more constructive choices with regards to their lives. Encourages schools, school districts, college campuses, community-based organizations, nonprofits, and faith-based organizations to provide youth with more service-learning opportunities. Expresses support for the goals of the National Learn and Serve Challenge, an annual event which spotlights the value of service-learning to youth, schools, college campuses, and communities.

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