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Additional Lesson Ideas

 

“What Is a ‘Civil Lunatic’?”
Students can read the BBC article “Locking up Nigeria’s ‘civil lunatics.’” After reading the article, students can research mental health care in different countries.

 

“Youth Homelessness”
Students can read the National Alliance to End Homelessness’s fact sheet “Youth Homelessness” and research outreach efforts in their communities.

 

“Second Chance Act (2008)”
Students can research this legislation and discover what community programs are being developed. Students can also evaluate how effective these programs are in countering recidivism.

 

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