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Developmental Education / Academic Foundations Program (AFP) : Research Topics

The Academic Foundations Program (AFP) helps students learn how to learn in a college environment. AFP gives under-prepared students the competitive edge they need to handle hard classes and earn their degree.

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Stereotyping / Racism

  • stereotyp* (stereotypes, stereotyping, etc.)
  • discrimination
  • prejudice
  • cross-cultural studies
  • Racism
  • Racist
  • Race relations
  • Race
   

Should teachers fail students earlier?
 

  • Early grade failure
  • repeating grades early
  • Retaining students primary grades
  • Early grade retention

 

Universities vs. Community Colleges
 

  • "Two year" vs "Four year"
  • Pro and cons university and "community college"

 

Depression -- Causes /Remedies

 

Suicide/Causes Statistics by Age

 

Violence in Schools / Causes/Solutions

 

Identity Theft

 

Global Recession  
Internet Predators  

Effect of Alcoholism ofn the Family

 

 
The Arab Spring / Effects and Causes  

Global Warming – is it real? What can we do?

 

Organic Foods   - Cost? Worth?

 

Stem Cell Research -  Pros/Cons

 

Violence on TV and its Effect on Children

 

The Latest in efforts to cure cancer

 

Health Care Reform : Pros/Cons Now that it is here

 

Illiteracy in America

 

Poverty in America

 

Why Public Schools are Failing

 

The Tea Party – what it stands for

 

Making America Energy Independent

 
Political Party  
   

Overturning Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Abortion Ruling) – What it would mean for America?

 

Saving Social Security for your generation – what do the experts predict and suggest?

 

The Mortgage Housing Debacle that hit in 2008 – what caused it?  What were the effects?

 
Obesity: Its effect on longevity  

Has Affirmative Action been a good thing or bad thing for Americans?

 

Fracking – good or bad?

 

Should the sale and use of marijuana be legalized in all states?

 

Should the sale and use of marijuana be legalized in all states?

 

Protecting the border – immigration and the possible solutions