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x2VOL White Paper Explains How Schools Can Boost Involvement in Community Service, and Gives Best Practices for Successful School Service Programs


White paper explains how service can help students get accepted into
colleges, relays survey results, and explains how Official Service
Transcripts are used to send verified service records to colleges

As community service and service learning becomes more commonplace in
high schools, administrators are seeking ways to ease the burden of
managing, verifying, and reporting service hours. The hours are a boon
to students for their college and scholarship applications, but they can
be a headache to manage. The developers of x2VOL—an
online platform to manage, track, and verify student service hours—has
released a white
exploring best practices in managing high school service
programs and explains how students can send verified service records to
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"We published this white paper so that schools would have a single
document to define the range of service programs in schools, justify why
service is an important part of a well-rounded education, and give a few
examples of successful service programs like KIPP Atlanta Collegiate
School's," said Michele Pitman, founder and CEO of intelliVOL, the
developers of x2VOL.

Community service gives students valuable real-world experience and
charitable organizations access to much needed volunteers. However,
schools can be mired down in the paperwork of managing, verifying, and
reporting the hours students work. This white paper outlines the
benefits to all stakeholders and reports findings from a survey of
college admissions officers about the role of community service and
volunteer hours on a student's chances of being accepted into college.

Download the white paper here.

x2VOL is the most widely used program to track, verify, and report
community service and service learning hours. x2VOL is also the sole
publisher of the Official Service Transcript™ (OST), which is now
available to order along with GPA and SAT/ACT transcripts. The OST is
the only official and verifiable service transcript recognized by
colleges and universities. Students with individual memberships of x2VOL+
or at schools with the institutional version x2VOL can order their OST
at the same time they order their SAT, ACT, or academic transcripts,
which will be sent directly to the college(s) they request.

About intelliVOL

x2VOL by intelliVOL is an award-winning tracking and reporting
platform for student service hours used by private and public schools
and districts nationwide to customize service goals, centralize service
hours, and provide diverse service opportunities. x2VOL provides
students with an online and mobile way to track and report service hours
specific to the goals of their school while engaging them with local
non-profits. Service records are authenticated and verified for each
student and can be attached to their college applications, scholarship
applications, or resumes. x2VOL is the most widely used service tracking
and reporting platform in K-12 education with over 25 million approved
service hours, generating a $625M economic impact. New in 2018 is x2VOL+
for individuals to track and report their service hours. Learn more at or

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