What is Service Learning?
Service learning is defined by the college as a teaching and learning strategy whereby students perform public service to benefit the community in order to achieve a course’s learning objectives. Overall, both learning and service are emphasized. The student helps build a better community and the community helps the student be a better and more civic-minded professional. Service Learning is a rewarding opportunity for both instructors and students to grow and learn. more
What is our mission?
The Service Learning Department at Kilgore College serves as a department that supports faculty, students and community partners in creating a quality learning experience that incorporates service into the learning experience.
What are our goals?
The Service Learning Program supports a component of KC's mission--preparing students for success by providing educational opportunities that have community focus-by promoting more meaningful learning, personal development and community awareness for the students of Kilgore College through engagement with the community.