In addition, watch the videos provided on federalism: quick study of federalism part 1 (links to an external site.), quick study of federalism part 2 (links to an external site.), and quick study of federalism part 3 (links to an external site.).

  Prepare: Prior to beginning work on this discussion question, read Chapters 3 and 4 in American Government, and review the Week 2 Instructor Guidance. In addition, watch the videos provided on federalism: Quick Study of Federalism Part 1 (Links to an external site.), Quick Study of Federalism Part 2 (Links to an external site.), and Quick… Continue reading In addition, watch the videos provided on federalism: quick study of federalism part 1 (links to an external site.), quick study of federalism part 2 (links to an external site.), and quick study of federalism part 3 (links to an external site.).

What questions have arisen for you at this point?

  This discussion forum allows you the opportunity to explore topics that interest you and relate to United States government and the political processes we are discussing. Within this forum, you will share critical insights and discuss questions and issues that we are studying, share your personal challenges and successes, and discuss any concepts that… Continue reading What questions have arisen for you at this point?

You can post one time or ten times; the only requirement is that you post at least 100 words total and that you engage in conversation related to the course materials.

  This discussion forum allows you the opportunity to explore topics that interest you and relate to United States government and the political processes we are discussing. Within this forum, you will share critical insights and discuss questions and issues that we are studying, share your personal challenges and successes, and discuss any concepts that… Continue reading You can post one time or ten times; the only requirement is that you post at least 100 words total and that you engage in conversation related to the course materials.

The policy you select should be the same policy that you research for your final paper.

  Prepare: Prior to beginning work on this discussion question, read Chapters 3 and 4 in American Government, and review the Week 2 Instructor Guidance. In addition, watch the videos provided on federalism: Quick Study of Federalism Part 1 (Links to an external site.), Quick Study of Federalism Part 2 (Links to an external site.), and Quick… Continue reading The policy you select should be the same policy that you research for your final paper.

If you notice that a classmate is struggling with something that you can help address, use your responses as a way to support them.

  This discussion forum allows you the opportunity to explore topics that interest you and relate to United States government and the political processes we are discussing. Within this forum, you will share critical insights and discuss questions and issues that we are studying, share your personal challenges and successes, and discuss any concepts that… Continue reading If you notice that a classmate is struggling with something that you can help address, use your responses as a way to support them.

Review the research articles you found last week and determine what other aspects of the policy still need to be discussed and supported.

  Week 3 – Assignment Outline Worksheet and Final Paper Pre-Planning Building on your assignment from Week 2, this week you will expand on your topic and develop a thesis statement and an outline for your Final Paper. Prepare: This is the second step in writing your Final Paper, so please be sure to re-review… Continue reading Review the research articles you found last week and determine what other aspects of the policy still need to be discussed and supported.

Discuss what federalism is and why it is important.

  Prepare: Prior to beginning work on this discussion question, read Chapters 3 and 4 in American Government, and review the Week 2 Instructor Guidance. In addition, watch the videos provided on federalism: Quick Study of Federalism Part 1 (Links to an external site.), Quick Study of Federalism Part 2 (Links to an external site.), and Quick… Continue reading Discuss what federalism is and why it is important.

In addition, read what are the arguments made in favor—and against—the electoral college? 

  ????Prepare: Prior to beginning work on this discussion question, read Chapters 5 and 6 in American Government and review Week 3 Instructor Guidance. In addition, read What Are the Arguments Made in Favor—and Against—the Electoral College? (Links to an external site.), Stop Blaming the Electoral College (Links to an external site.), and “Swing States, the Winner-Take-All Electoral… Continue reading In addition, read what are the arguments made in favor—and against—the electoral college?