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English
Subtitles: French, Portuguese (Brazilian), Russian, English, Spanish

Learner Career Outcomes

50%

started a new career after completing these courses

33%

got a tangible career benefit from this course
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Beginner Level
Approx. 10 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: French, Portuguese (Brazilian), Russian, English, Spanish

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Introduction

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 21 min), 3 readings, 3 quizzes
6 videos
Roots & Shoots 1015m
What is Compassionate Leadership?4m
Developing a Compassionate Leadership Identity2m
Understanding the Fundamental Concepts6m
Reflections with Dr. Jane25s
3 readings
Monday Motivation10m
Additional Resources and Studies on Service Learning10m
Growing Compassion Through 9 Essential Traits10m
3 practice exercises
Introduction to Roots & Shoots30m
What is it?30m
Fundamental Concepts30m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Step 1: Engaging Young People

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 21 min), 6 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
It's All Interconnected7m
Step 1: Engaging Young People9m
Take a Virtual Field Trip to Gombe National Park1m
Reflections with Dr. Jane1m
6 readings
Hello Dr. Jane! An Inspirational Biography10m
Videos to help get students engaged10m
Monday Motivation10m
Practice Using Reflection (Ungraded Activity)10m
Compassionate Leadership Activities10m
Additional Resources10m
1 practice exercise
Engaging Young People30m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Step 2: Making Observations & Mapping Your Community

2 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 51 min), 7 readings
9 videos
Step 2: Community Mapping6m
Community Mapping Tools Overview3m
Pen & Paper Mapping5m
Mapping with Google My Maps6m
Mapping with Esri ArcGIS Online8m
Reflections with Dr. Jane3m
Mapping with Google My Maps - Advanced (optional)7m
Mapping with Esri ArcGIS Online - Advanced (optional)7m
7 readings
Mapping Curriculum Resources10m
The Value of Mapping10m
Monday Motivation10m
Pen & Paper Mapping Tutorial10m
Mapping with Younger Learners10m
Digital Mapping Tutorials10m
Make Your Own Community Map10m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Step 3: Taking Action

2 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 15 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
7 videos
Step 3: Taking Action1m
Identifying Needs in Your Community3m
Choosing a Service Campaign3m
Planning a Service Campaign3m
Collaborating with the Community1m
Reflections with Dr. Jane56s
3 readings
Additional Resources10m
Monday Motivation10m
Additional Resources10m

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