2016 TxDLA Conference

Thursday, March 31st, 2016
9:00 AM - 9:50 AM: Breakout Sessions
Service Learning: Technology to the Rescue!
Service Learning is an effective learning opportunity for students to apply their classroom to community needs. However, constant feedback of concern from faculty and students is the cumbersome institutionally required paperwork involved with initiating and completing the service. This presentation provides insight on how one institution has addressed this concern.
Track: Innovative and Best Practice
Room: Bowie C (Floor 2)
Mrs. Pamela Gaiter, Collin College, Professor of Sociology & Campus Service Learning Coordinator
Pamela Gaiter has served as Professor of Sociology at Collin College 23 years. During the course of this time, she has incorporated service learning into her various class. She is currently the Faculty Campus Coordinator of Service Learning for the Spring Creek Campus in Plano.
Dr. Nirisha Garimella, Collin College, Instructional Designer
Nirisha Garimella has been teaching for nearly 10 years and been an instructional designer for over 6 years.