Service-Learning Conference Opportunities

The International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Civic Engagement (IARSLCE) Annual Conference

IARSLCE supports the process of discovery by assembling school practitioners, funders, and students to share and discuss their research related to service-learning and community engagement. http://www.researchslce.org/conferences/

American Education Research Association

AERA hosts a special interest group (SIG) on service-learning and experiential learning. The SIG’s purpose is “to bring together both researchers and practitioners to build and promote understanding of SL and experiential education for the betterment of the field.” The SIG also sponsors presentations on service-learning at the AERA’s annual conference. http://www.aera.net/

Conference of the Engagement Scholarship Consortium

The Engagement Scholarship Consortium (ESC) is a non-profit educational organization composed of higher education member institutions that work collaboratively to promote strong university-community partnerships anchored in the rigor of scholarship, and designed to help build community capacity. https://engagementscholarship.org/conference

The Engaged Campus: Driving Innovation through Partnerships

This conference will showcase and celebrate advanced and innovative efforts in campus civic engagement including experimentation with creative partnerships and a focus on holistic practice—collective, strategic and aligned institutional involvement in local communities. .http://www.compact.org/events/the-engaged-campus-driving-innovation-through-partnerships/

International Conference on Advances in Service-Learning Research

This international research conference is sponsored by more than twenty national organizations and foundations and convenes leading service-learning scholars and researchers to present new study findings, methodological and theoretical advances, and recently completed research agendas for studying various aspects of service-learning in K-12 education, teacher education, and higher education. http://outreach.msu.edu/

National Service-Learning Conference

This conference highlights and promotes service-learning as a way of teaching and learning that builds academic and citizenship skills while renewing communities. http://servicelearningconference.org/2016/