TALONS
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T.A.L.O.N.S (Alexander Mitchell Integrated Arts School)

Address: 1728 S 23rd St, Milwaukee, WI 53204

Transportation:

By car: Head west on W Clybourn St toward N 16th St. Use the left 2 lanes to turn left at the 1st cross street onto N 16th St. Continue onto S Muskego Ave, continue onto S Cesar E Chavez Dr, use the middle lnae to turn slightly right onto Muskego Ave. Turn right onto W Mitchell St. Turn left at the 3rd cross street onto S 23rd St

By bus: Take the #14 bus from Wisconsin Ave. & 10th St. Get off at S 16th and Mitchell. Head south on S Cesar Dr toward W Mitchell St. Turn right onto W Mitchell St. Turn left onto S 23rd St. Destination will be on the left.

Orientation: Set up individually with site contact.

Days/Hours of Volunteering:Students can find out specific days and times for service learning during the Service Learning Sign-Up Night.

Description of Agency/Activities: Alexander Mitchell Integrated Arts school is a K-8 school within Milwaukee Public Schools servicing approximately 740 students. Alexander Mitchell has a bilingual program in addition to traditional educational opportunities.

Description of Project: Students in T.A.L.O.N.S. currently participate in an orientation to the program, a club meeting once per 8-week cycle, and graduation at the end of the 8-week cycle if the 80% average daily point goal is met. The hope is to expand this program to create opportunities for service learning with students that graduate.

Student Role in Agency:The service learner is a role model for T.A.L.O.N.S. club members and graduates. Service Learners will develop and implement service learning opportunities for T.A.L.O.N.S. graduates as well as support the orientations, club member meetings, and graduation ceremonies for current T.A.L.O.N.S. students.


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Marquette University Service Learning
P.O. Box 1881
1102 W. Wisconsin Ave. Room 303
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-1881

Phone Number: (414) 288-0250
Fax Number: (414) 288-3259

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