Address: 1643 S. 2nd St.
Transportation: Take the #30 bus towards UWM via Downer. Get off at the intersection of Water Street and Wisconsin Avenue. At this stop catch the GREEN route (GRE) bus toward the airport via Oakland-Howell Metroexpress. Get off at the intersection of KK and Mitchell. Walk approximately 4 minutes to destination.
Approximate Travel Time by Bus: 25-30 minutes
Approximate Travel Time by Car: 10 minutes
Orientation: February 4th 1:45pm-2:45pm
Days/Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 2:30-5:30pm
Description of Agency/Activities: La Causa charter school offers bilingual curriculum and instruction so students can be successful in learning both languages. For example, math and reading text books are available in both Spanish and English, allowing La Causa's students to develop both their English and Spanish language skills. La Causa's vision calls for strong parental support and community involvement in students' education.
Student Role in Agency: There are several opportunities for Service Learners with the La Causa CLC. Be sure to select the one that is the best fit for your course.
PLACEMENTS FOR STUDENT IN SPANISH COURSES:
PLACEMENTS FOR ENGLISH SPEAKING STUDENTS:
***Students will need their driver's license and social security number to complete a background check form at Sign-Up Night.***
Following a background check and orientation, Service Learners will serve one, two hour, shift per week for the duration of the semester.