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Unit III Case Study Weight: 10% of course grade Grading Rubric Instructions Sele

Unit III Case Study
Weight: 10% of course grade
Grading Rubric
Instructions
Select a special interest group from the HUD website.
Using your selected special interest group, write a two-page paper to answer the questions below. Use headings to indicate sections of your paper. Be sure to include supporting evidence for your main ideas.
Introduce the agency, its roles and functions.
Identify how the agency attains its members.
List any special affiliation services it provides to its membership.
Classify what specific public policy category it attempts to advance and how it goes about having its interests applied in policy development.
Reference association conferences it has held, and identify what issues and solutions were addressed.
List past organizational conferences it has held, and identify what issues and solutions were addressed.
List any watchdog functions, such as monitoring the actions of congressional member voting records.
What is the draw to become a member in the group you have selected? What political interest does the agency serve?
Summarize the agency’s success at influencing public policy.
Your case study must be at least two pages in length, not including the title and reference pages. Be sure your paper is double-spaced and uses one-inch margins. Use your own words, and include citations and references as needed to avoid plagiarism. All sources used must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations and be cited per APA guidelines.
For additional guidance on APA style, refer to the APA Paper Examples in the Learning Resources found in the Resources tab of the Student Portal.
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Select a policy area by reading one of the policy chapters at the end of the tex

Select a policy area by reading one of the policy chapters at the end of the textbook: education, crime, healthcare, or the environment. Select a specific topic of interest. You must compare at least three states and how each state is addressing this policy problem. Please enter your research topic in Canvas and what specifically you are going to research (make it manageable!) by Friday, November 4th for final approval.
For this assignment, you will research a public policy subject relating to state government and presented in a recorded video with accompanying PowerPoint presentation.
Select a policy area by reading one of the policy chapters at the end of the textbook: education, crime, healthcare, or the environment. Select a specific topic of interest. You must compare at least three states and how each state is addressing this policy problem. Please enter your research topic in Canvas and what specifically you are going to research (make it manageable!) by Friday, November 4th for final approval.
Your paper must include at least ten reputable sources. Click this link to know which sources are credible.
Your presentation needs an introduction, stating the research question and summarizing the policy topic (in general). The body of the paper should synthesize the sources you have used to research your topic. Compare the policy decisions of at least three states and how the policy problem is addressed and how it is working (objective information only here). Finish with a conclusion and any further research you think is needed in this area. You must include a full bibliography at the end of the presentation on the final slide(s).
(Links to an external site.You are required to submit a presentation online by 11:59 p.m. on Friday, December 2nd. This presentation will be no longer than 5-7 minutes in length.
Record your presentation via Zoom, share your screen to show PowerPoint, and make sure you upload the link or file, however you have it saved (as a file to your computer or in the cloud). I prefer to see you on video along with your PowerPoint presentation.
Any presentation submitted late will automatically lose 50% of the grade. Any presentation submitted more than 24 hours late without an approved documented excuse will be a zero. The assignment is worth 20% of your final grade.
Rubric
Presentation Rubric
RUBERIC
Criteria Ratings Pts
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeSubject Knowledge
Demonstrate subject knowledge on the policy topic, comparing at least three states, and include at least ten credible sources listed in a bibliography slide(s).
40 pts
Full Marks
0 pts

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Select a policy area by reading one of the policy chapters at the end of the tex

Select a policy area by reading one of the policy chapters at the end of the textbook: education, crime, healthcare, or the environment. Select a specific topic of interest. You must compare at least three states and how each state is addressing this policy problem. Please enter your research topic in Canvas and what specifically you are going to research (make it manageable!) by Friday, November 4th for final approval.
For this assignment, you will research a public policy subject relating to state government and presented in a recorded video with accompanying PowerPoint presentation.
Select a policy area by reading one of the policy chapters at the end of the textbook: education, crime, healthcare, or the environment. Select a specific topic of interest. You must compare at least three states and how each state is addressing this policy problem. Please enter your research topic in Canvas and what specifically you are going to research (make it manageable!) by Friday, November 4th for final approval.
Your paper must include at least ten reputable sources. Click this link to know which sources are credible.
Your presentation needs an introduction, stating the research question and summarizing the policy topic (in general). The body of the paper should synthesize the sources you have used to research your topic. Compare the policy decisions of at least three states and how the policy problem is addressed and how it is working (objective information only here). Finish with a conclusion and any further research you think is needed in this area. You must include a full bibliography at the end of the presentation on the final slide(s).
(Links to an external site.You are required to submit a presentation online by 11:59 p.m. on Friday, December 2nd. This presentation will be no longer than 5-7 minutes in length.
Record your presentation via Zoom, share your screen to show PowerPoint, and make sure you upload the link or file, however you have it saved (as a file to your computer or in the cloud). I prefer to see you on video along with your PowerPoint presentation.
Any presentation submitted late will automatically lose 50% of the grade. Any presentation submitted more than 24 hours late without an approved documented excuse will be a zero. The assignment is worth 20% of your final grade.
Rubric
Presentation Rubric
RUBERIC
Criteria Ratings Pts
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeSubject Knowledge
Demonstrate subject knowledge on the policy topic, comparing at least three states, and include at least ten credible sources listed in a bibliography slide(s).
40 pts
Full Marks
0 pts

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Identify and explain the specific elements of the institutional

Identify and explain the specific elements of the institutional
framework of the U.S. political system that allows new, seemingly preposterous ideas to travel from the lunatic fringe to mainstream thinking. Identify and explain one current policy proposal that you consider ridiculous that could likely be considered for mainstream acceptance.

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What is the significance of the environmental issues of global warming and ozone depletion? and the progress made?

On this forum, you have to post one thread in which you have to define and explain Sustainable Development, including the differing interests of the developed and developing countries.
You must include the following points:
What are some of the key issues of sustainable development?
What are the different interests of developed and developing countries?
What are some of the approaches for Sustainable Development?
What is the significance of the environmental issues of global warming and ozone depletion? and the progress made?
How the international community has reacted to the environmental issues of global warming and ozone depletion.
Karnes, Margaret P. and Karen A. Mingst (2009). International Organizations: The Politics of Global Governance. Boulder, Colorado: Lynne Reinner Publications. ISBN 978-1-58826-698-9

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• identify the important facts in the case study

CASE STUDY CRITIQUE ASSIGNMENT INSTRUCTIONS
OVERVIEW
(Very Important)You will identify and write a critique case study related to a legal issue facing human resource management in public administration: Performance Management, Discrimination, and Employee Retention and Separation. This Case Study Critique assignment is designed to help you make application of course content to the area of human resource management in public administration. The case study will integrate relevant legal cases in which it supports your work and ensure a biblical integration to support position on whether the right or incorrect decision was made in the case.
INSTRUCTIONS
This Case Study Critique Assignment must be 6 – 8 double-spaced pages of content (not counting title page, references, etc.) and discuss the major facts of the case, and you should tell whether or you believe the right decision(s) was/were made and why. You should incorporate a minimum of one Read item into this assignment.
The format of case study should be as follows:
• Identify the important facts in the case study
• What decision(s) were made in the case study
• Do you believe the decisions were appropriate?
• Discuss any alternative solution(s) to the problem and support those solutions with additional research. Make sure your solutions are relevant to the case and able to be implemented.
• Conclusion
• References
• Make sure each section is labeled appropriately (Facts, Decision, Solution, and Conclusion)
• The paper must be written in proper APA format.
• All papers should use the following format: Times New Roman, 12-point font, 1” margins from left to right and top to bottom, double spaced, number pages and include a title page.

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How do these characteristics relate to people’s ‘tribal’ affiliation?

After completing your assigned readings for this module, view the video, “Tribal Leadership” [https://www.ted.com/talks/david_logan_tribal_leadership]
Participate in the discussions by clicking on the “Learning Module 4 Discussions” link located below (scroll to the bottom of the screen). The following questions will be used as the basis for our discussions in this module (these questions will be posted in the discussion board, but also are listed here for reference). Your postings should be made in the pre-posted question topics.
Discussion Questions:
-How do the ideas in this TED conference video relate to our readings? [Be sure to use specific examples from the TED conference video and our readings in your explanation.]
– Spreitzer and Quinn (2001) list a number of characteristics that create a secure and supportive work environment (p. 107). How do these characteristics relate to people’s ‘tribal’ affiliation? In what ways, if any, might ‘tribal’ affiliations work against a secure and supportive work environment?
– Thinking of ‘tribes’ as groups of employees at the workplace, how should a leader address the fact that tribes can only hear one stage above and one stage below where they are?
Remember, the objective of the Discussions is to engage in a meaningful and insightful exchange of ideas that can help everyone gain a better understanding of the readings for this module.

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Considering the various assigned chapters in both textbooks for this week, identify and explain four ways in which the reading assignments have influenced your thinking regarding the fundamental aspects of this course.

Considering the various assigned chapters in both textbooks for
this week, identify and explain four ways in which the reading assignments have influenced your thinking regarding the fundamental aspects of this course. Be specific. Include examples from your own experience to enrich this discussion.

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Assignment title:

I. Assessment Instructions
Assignment title:
Essay critically analysing the extent of democratic inclusion and decision-making in public services.
Guidance: You may select any public service as a case study for this essay, from any country of your choice, looking at the relevance of:
• external factors (political, economic, social),
• internal organisational factors, and
• factors regarding the involvement of citizens and service-users.
Your critical analysis should begin by justifying the importance of one of these three groups of factors over the others, as you will give more priority to one specific group of factors in your assessment. Please see below for further guidance on the main sections of your essay.
Your critical analysis should end with clear real-world driven recommendations for how to improve decision-making in your chosen public service in relation to the factors you have focused on.

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Write a research paper on one of the following topics.

Write a research paper on one of the following topics. The paper should be 10-12 double-spaced
(does not include cover page and bibliography), typed pages in length, size 12 Times New Roman
font and should conform to proper academic style. Proper academic citations must be used to
document and identify sources of information, and the paper must include a bibliography. Please
refer to the style guide handed out in class. Plagiarism will not be tolerated. All essay assignments
must be submitted electronically via the Turnitin portal on Moodle.