‘comics for CAS’

Comics are a reliable and powerful vehicle for story telling. Comics can also be used educate and they can become a school textbook for teaching kids the basics of science, health, agriculture, and even ways to escape natural disasters. Give your CAS cohort a "comic challenge". Ask them to create a CAS comic that will teach underprivileged kids about an important social issue. By combining the key elements of creativity and service you’ve got a project that I guarantee will draw out the best ...

sites & seeds

Plant a 'seed' of a CAS website on your school's web page. Nurture it with visuals, and keep it alive - updated - regularly. Water it with challenges and reflections. Fertilize it with good ideas. Cultivate the audience that reads it, contributes to it, and spreads the seed even further. Watch it grow. "In a sense, the seed is a gateway through which a future possibility of the living tree emerges." Dr. Peter Senge.