Topic and Policy or Legislation Selection Instructions For this assignment, you will submit a paper in which you include the following elements: Identify a specific child or adolescent topic for your

Topic and Policy or Legislation Selection

Instructions

For this assignment, you will submit a paper in which you include the following elements:

  • Identify a specific child or adolescent topic for your final project.
  • Identify a policy or legislation that relates to your topic.
    • Examples of policies include the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), a school policy on bullying, and so forth.
  • Explain how the chosen policy or legislation relates to your topic.
    • Provide clear justification for the selection of a policy or legislation that relates to a chosen topic affecting children and adolescents.

Additional Requirements

  • Written communication: Written communication is free of errors that detract from the overall message.
  • APA formatting: Any resources or citations must be formatted according to current APA style and formatting. Refer to Capella’s Writing Center for more information.
  • Length of paper: 2–3 typed, double-spaced pages.
  • Font: Times New Roman, 12 point.

Refer to the Topic and Policy or Legislation Selection Scoring Guide for more information.

Note: Your instructor may also use the Writing Feedback Tool to provide feedback on your writing. In the tool, click the linked resources for helpful writing information.

Resources

  • Topic and Policy or Legislation Selection Scoring Guide.
  • APA Style and Format.
  • Capella Writing Center.
  • Capella University Library.
  • Writing Feedback Tool.

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