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Day in the Life (DITL) - Community Service Learning





School Closing & Delays:

When schools are closed, tutoring is cancelled, and hours cannot be reported.

Albemarle County Public Schools (ACPS)
Weather-line is (434) 296-5886 – Web address

Charlottesville City Schools (CCS)
Weather-line is (434) 245-2401 - Web address

Spring 2017 DITL Important Dates & Reminders

  • ACPS & CCS: Mon-Fri, Apr 3-7 (Spring Break) No students
  • Tuesday, May 2: Last day of UVA Classes (the last day UVA students may report to tutoring sites for this semester). 
  • Wednesday, May 3: DITL Attendance Sheets will be picked up at approved site locations.

ACPS (Albemarle County Public Schools);   CCS (Charlottesville City Schools)


What is DITL?

The Day in the Life Program (DITL) is a community-based initiative that addresses the disparity in academic performance among youth in Charlottesville & Albemarle County schools.  Through service-learning, UVA students provide classroom and homework assistance to locale K-12 students.

For College Credit:

Work in school classrooms, after-school programs, and community agencies to provide classroom and homework assistance through the following Curry courses.

Class & Section Class Name
EDHS 1100 Introduction to Youth and Social Innovation
EDHS 2895 Minding the Mind: Engaging Youth in Learning
EDHS 1120 Change the World: Fdns of Community Engagement
EDHS 3200 Introduction to Counseling Student Athletes
EDIS 2010 Teaching as a Profession
EDIS 2880 Field Experience
EDLF 3240 Multicultural Education

For Community Service:

Friday, Jan 27 @ 1:00 PM (Ruffner Hall Rm 302 LDC): DITL Community Service-Learning Information Session

Earn community service hours by volunteering in our local schools and community agencies. How do I get started? To sign up, visit and attend a DITL Community Service Learning Information session, held at the beginning of each semester. For additional information about the program, please contact us at or visit us in Ruffner Hall, suite 102.

Jane Mayhew Cook
Education and Outreach Coordinator
Office Hours: Mon – Fri (9:00 AM – 3:00 PM)
Curry School of Education
102 Ruffner Hall,
Charlottesville, VA  22904
Phone: 434.924.0748
Fax: 434.243.0565

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