CNN Student News: Daily Discussion

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November 10, 2011
Media Literacy Question of the Day
How would your reaction to Kyle Maynard's story be different if you had read about it instead of watched the video?
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Daily Discussion Questions
Who is Joe Paterno? What factors have contributed to his decision to retire at the end of this season? In his statement in the report, Paterno says, "I wish I had done more." Do you think he should have done anything differently? Explain.
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What is meant by the term "peer education system"? What do the people in the segment say about a program that uses peer education in Egypt? What do you think might be the pros and cons of learning skills from your peers?
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What challenges has Kyle Maynard faced throughout his life? How did he approach these challenges? How do you think that audiences might respond to Maynard's speeches? How have you responded to the challenges in your own life? Explain.
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