Applying Civic Skills

In this section, we explore ways to apply the civic skills and concepts discussed in this course. We begin by focusing on planning volunteer service projects as a way for volunteers to become more civically engaged. We then explore additional ideas for volunteers and national service participants to apply civic skills.

Last, but not least, we take some time to reflect on how you can best integrate the Service to Civics continuum into your national service program.

Goals:

In this section on Applying Civic Skills, we will:

  • Review best practices for service project planning
  • Explore further activities for deepening civic engagement
  • Create a Service to Civics program plan

Let's begin with a look at the service project planning process...