Reflections—Student Service Evaluation


EVALUATION OF SERVICE-LEARNING PROCESS BY STUDENT

Your feedback is highly valued by your instructor and the Center for Service Learning. The information you provide below will assist us in continuing to strengthen the quality of the service learning courses at KU. The information you provide may be compiled in various reports.  Any personal data you provide will be used only to give group statistical information about respondents of this evaluation.

Course:
Instructor:
Semester:
Year:

A.  PERSONAL DATA (Optional)

Age:
Gender:    Male    Female

Class year:      Fr.      Soph      Jr.  Sr. Graduate

Racial, ethnic, or religious affiliation: 

B. SERVICE PLACEMENT

1. My service placement was with ______________________________________(organization)
in ____________________________ (city/town).

2. I contributed approximately __________ hours total to this organization.

3. Briefly describe your service activities.

 

4. Please rate your service placement in the following areas (mark only one per row):
     Very Dissatisfied   Dissatisfied      Satisfied    Very Satisfied
Helpfulness of agency staff                 1          2          3          4
Adequate orientation and training       1          2          3          4
Adequate supervision                        1          2          3          4
Meaningful tasks to perform               1          2          3          4
Recognition of my efforts                   1          2          3          4

Additional comments:

 

5. Did your service activities enhance your understanding of course content?            yes             no
If yes, how? If no, why not?

 

6. Would you recommend your site to future service learning students?              yes       no
Why/Why not?

 

7. Do you plan to continue serving with this community program after completing this service-
learning course?                                                       yes       no

 

8. Would you enroll in another course with a service component?                   yes       no

 

9. Please circle the extent to which you agree with the following:

 

 

Strongly
Disagree

 

Disagree

Agree    Strongly

 

Agree

I feel that I was able to make a meaningful contribution to the community through this service learning experience.

 

1

2

3

4

I feel I would have learned more from this class if more time was spent in the classroom instead of doing service in the community.

 

1

2

3

4

I feel more connected to the local community after this class.

 

1

2

3

4

As a result of this class, I would feel more comfortable getting involved in community efforts.

 

1

2

3

4

 

10. As a result of this course, how has your attitude toward service been affected?

More negative     Stayed the same, negative     Stayed the same, neutral     Stayed the same, positive     More positive

11. What did you think about the opportunities for reflection provided during this service-learning course? (check if applicable)

More opportunities for reflection and discussion in class would have enhanced my learning. ____
More opportunities for writing reflections would have enhanced my learning.                         _____
Less time for reflection and discussion in class would have been better.                                       _____
Fewer assignments involving writing reflections would have been better.                                       _____
The amount of reflection and discussion in class was appropriate for this course.                           _____
The writing reflection assignments were appropriate for this course.                                       _____

(Please comment on reflection activities from which you gained the most insight — i.e., classroom discussions, journaling, etc.)

 

12. What would you do to improve this service learning course?

 

13. What was the most valuable thing that came out of your service learning experience?

 

Additional Comments: