Solving Community Problems

In this research assignment, you will explore the community’s role in solving problems by describing how critical and creative thinking are applied to daily situations.

Assessment Directions:

Write a short paragraph exploring the community’s role in solving problems. Answer the following questions:

    How are community groups created?
    What makes a good community team?
    What key roles are needed?
    What should be the scope of a community team?

Consider a community problem and briefly describe it in 4–5 sentences. Write a short paragraph for each of the points given below:

    Define and/or identify the challenges.
    Describe the potential outcomes.
    Explain how you would overcome the challenges.