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5/23/2018 - Student Loan Debt

Watch this video https://youtu.be/PqzEcER8AJA then answer the following questions in a short 90 second video.

1. Jessie has over $90,000 in student loan debt. What choices did she make that put her in that much debt?

2. How has student loan debt impacted people’s lives after college?

3. Jessie has a criminal justice degree and she is selling vacations instead of working in the profession. Do you believe she wasted her time and money obtaining a degree she is not using? Explain.

4. What lesson(s) did you learn from watching Jessie’s story? Explain.

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This assignment is due May 30, 2018!

 

4/23/2018 - Mass Incarceration

Watch this video https://youtu.be/NaPBcUUqbew then answer the following questions in a short 90 second video.

1. Hank talks about how "we make it intentionally more difficult to get a job". What is one way we make it more difficult to get a job?
2. Hank talks about punishment being one piece of the crime reduction pie with corrections and deterriants. In your own words explain where you think the focus should be on instead of just punishment and why?
3. Discuss a reasonable way mass incarceration can be reformed.

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This assignment is due on Friday April 27, 2018

 

1/11/2018 - DACA

Watch this video DACA Explained then answer the following questions in a short video.

1. Who are the DREAMers?

2. What is DACA?

3. List three qualifications to receive DACA.

4. What does Congress need to do to fix the DREAMers problem?

5. What is one pro and con of DACA?

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This assignment is due on January 18, 2018!

 

11/29/2017 - Trump Tax Plan

Watch this video https://youtu.be/RC4u8Klq08o then answer the following questins in a short video response through Flip Grid.

1. List two changes being proposed in this new tax plan?

2. How could this plan impact home ownership?

3. In your opinion, who would benefit the most from this plan?

4. In your own words, explain how this new tax plan will either benefit or harm your family?

 

This assignment is due November 30, 2017!

 

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9/29/2017 - Russian Involvement in Election?

Watch this video https://youtu.be/ZYSjPZUqLdk then answer the following questions in a short video response through flip grid.

1. Name two things that we do know that happened with the Russians and the election.
2. What is one concern stated in the video that all Americans should have with regarding Trump and Russia.
3. Create one question that you now have after viewing this video.

This assignment is due Tuesday 10/3/2017

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