Assignment 2: Discussionâ€”Influences on Child Success
There are many different areas of impact on a childâ€™s life, including the influences of the family, peers, school, and community. Within these areas of influence, it is important to understand how all of the various influences help the childâ€™s overall development.
Using the module readings as well as information from the Argosy University online library and the Internet, research the contributions of various influences on children. Then reflecting on a real or hypothetical child or focusing on theoretical aspects of these influences, respond to the following:
Write your initial response in a minimum of 300â€“400 words. Incorporate information from at least two academic sources to support your statements or ideas. Academic sources could include your textbook, required readings for this module, or academic journal articles found in the Argosy University online library. Apply APA standards to citation of sources.
By Saturday, October 11, 2014, post your response to the appropriateDiscussion Area. Through Wednesday, October 15, 2014, review and comment on at least two peersâ€™ responses. Consider commenting on the following:
Grading Criteria and Rubric
All discussion assignments in this course will be graded using a rubric. Download the discussion rubric and carefully read it to understand the expectations.