Saint Paul Service Learning and Us

  • Ms. Swensen (2nd Grade Teacher) and Ms. Mahoney (Technology/Gifted Education Teacher) are both long time implenters of Service Learning.  In the past, both teachers have received Service Learning min-grants from the SPPS Service Learning Department.

    Because of their ability to successfully integrate Service Learning into the Saint Paul Public School curriculum they have been asked to speak about Service Learning and have attended many National Service Learning Conferences in Minnesota.  

    Ms. Swensen and Ms. Mahoney have collaborated on projects such as student created vermi composting brochures, public service announcements, medicine wheel gardens, vegetable and prairie gardens, helping to restore natural woods, etc.