As a group, choose a current controversial issue in the field of Early Childhood Education. You will need to research and explore in depth both sides of the issue. Your group will split into two opposing sides for the debate. Each side will present a solid argument in defense of their position. Be prepared to respond to the opposing side and to field questions from the class.
Some examples of issues to explore are:
Do not feel limited by this list.
Your group will be divided into two teams. Each team will present the side of the issue that they wrote about in the written report. Your entire group will need to meet to prepare your debate so that you know each other's points (pro/con). Each member of the group will have a role in the debate. You may use notes during the presentation, but reading word for word from your paper is not acceptable. This is an opportunity to draw forth and communicate ideas from an internalized knowledge base.
Include a List of Works Cited.