In April 2008, the National Youth Leadership Council released the
K-12 Service-Learning Standards for Quality Practice. There are eight national standards in comparison to Maryland's 7 Best Practices of Service-Learning. Most of the national standards have a direct corresponding match with one of Maryland's existing seven standards.
Contact Information:Reginald Burke, M.S.
Director, Youth Development Branch
Maryland State Department of Educationreginald.firstname.lastname@example.org