Civic engagement by universities has taken shape in a number of ways. This article describes the efforts of the Center for Education at a metropolitan university in the United States, whose outreach is to a under resourced school district in an economically distressed area. Partnerships with the Local Educational Agency (LEA), private foundations, divisions of the university, and local churches will be addressed. This is a descriptive article showing one university’s efforts at civic engagement.
Thurlow, Richard; Ledoux, Michael; McHenry, Nadine; and Burns, Michele
"University and Community Partnerships: A Full Circle Program,"
Essays in Education: Vol. 22:
1, Article 17.
Available at: https://openriver.winona.edu/eie/vol22/iss1/17