YSA (Youth Service America) – a national nonprofit that encourages and facilitates community service among youth. Published by YSA and Sodexo Foundation, A Teacher’s Guide to Engaging a New Generation of Anti-Hunger Leaders, demonstrates how addressing childhood hunger with students benefits the community and students.
It’s also an exciting opportunity for teens to present to their teachers who can use the guide’s tips to implement service-learning at school.
From leading food drives and fundraisers to successfully lobbying for school feeding programs, these teachers and their students are demonstrating significant increases in academic engagement while making a real difference in their communities.
Featuring success stories and practical tips from K-12 teachers, the guide includes examples of alignment with Common Core and other academic state standards.