Ashford 7: – Week 6 – Journal
No Excuses University– Interventions
“Those who are in a position of strength have a responsibility to protect the weak.” – Thomas Cushman
Compose your journal using first-person language. Follow APA formatting including in-text citations and a reference page covering the discussion points below.
In Chapter 10 of our text by Lopez, the term intervention is defined as “taking action so as to improve a situation” (2013, p.123). Lopez also discusses the theory of “fixing” versus the provision of “extra” support and proposes that investing and using one’s time “intentionally” is a better investment than money.
If you do not have direct classroom experience, you may respond to these questions based on your own understanding of what occurs in your own children’s school, or a professional or volunteer position you’ve held outside of a school setting.
Carefully review the Grading Rubric for the criteria that will be used to evaluate your journal entry.