For this assignment, imagine you are assigned the task of presenting to a local community center recommendations to alleviate the following social problem:
Criminal behavior among teens in the neighborhood.
Prepare a PowerPoint presentation, citing two to four sources in addition to the textbook, that addresses the following:
Explain how the selected social problem affects an individual on a micro level. Next, explain how society, policies, and practices influence and affect this population. Finally, provide recommendations to alleviate the selected social problem that involve community stakeholders:
- Local police – How can local police help alleviate this community problem?
- Local businesses – What can local businesses do to help alleviate this problem?
- Local schools – How can local schools get involved?
- Local churches/clergy – What can local churches or clergy do to help alleviate the problem?
The PowerPoint presentation should consist of 10-15 slides, not including the title slide and reference slide for APA citations. Images may be included in the presentation, but be sure to keep all image sizes small file sizes for this presentation.
Refer to the resource, “Creating Effective PowerPoint Presentations,” located in the Student Success Center, for additional guidance on completing this assignment in the appropriate style.
While GCU style is not required for the body of this assessment, solid academic writing is expected and in-text citations and references should be presented using APA documentation guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.
You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin.
Submit the completed assignment to your instructor by the end of Topic 4.