Community Service in Secondary Schools

1070 Words Feb 22nd, 2018 4 Pages
The three methods included the media report, the literature review, and the interview assignment. In all approaches, new voices emerged to discuss the topic of community service in secondary schools to a specific audience. By completing the media report, I gained insight on what many people are exposed to when they want to read about community service in secondary schools. In my report, I focused on two newspaper articles that gave a general overview of high school students who serve and evaluated the overall tone portrayed by the media. Upon searching for media sources, I limited myself to only using the perspective of newspapers. While I did find some television news reports, I decided not to use them because they seemed to be narrow and did not provide enough information. The literature review provided a more scholarly approach to my research topic. All of the information used to complete this review came from thorough research of existing studies on community service in schools. By completing this process, I used coding to analyze ten articles and group ideas into thoughtful sections of the report. This process took the most amount of time, but provided me with expert information about my topic. The interview report allowed for the opportunity to talk with people who are closely related to my topic. For…
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