For this assignment you will be asked to watch a City Council meeting, or a school board meeting.
Submit a two-page journal write up answering the following questions:
Which meeting did you watch?
Who are the Board/Council members?
What were your pre expectations from the meeting (what did you expect to see prior to your watching)?
How is what occurred at the meeting similar/different than what happened.
List 3-5 of the issues discussed. How do these issues affect you?
Overall general observations? Comments?
Be encouraged to participate in community and political organizations beyond the end of the class.
Learn to evaluate the validity of their opinions and those of others.