CNN Student News: Daily Discussion

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September 29, 2011
Media Literacy Question of the Day
What messages have you seen in the media that have the biggest impact on students? Why?
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Daily Discussion Questions
How would you describe President Obama's third annual back-to-school speech? What do you think it means to, as the president says, "make the most of the year that's ahead of you"? How would you compare the president's advice to the advice of the students featured in today's program?
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What was your reaction to the news involving alleged cheating on the SAT? Why do you think that some students attempt to cheat on tests? What consequences do you think that a person who cheats should face? Explain.
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What challenges might be faced by the team that is trying to salvage cargo from a shipwreck? What can shipwrecks tell us about history? What do you think should be done with the artifacts that are salvaged from historic shipwrecks? Explain.
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