CNN Student News: Daily Discussion

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February 28, 2012
Media Literacy Question of the Day
When you hear statistics in a news story, how do you decide if they are reliable?
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Daily Discussion Questions
According to the program, what incident happened at an Ohio high school yesterday? What did one student there say about how his school prepared for such an emergency? How do you think a school can best prepare for a possible emergency?
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What is known about Iran's nuclear program? What does Iran say about its nuclear activities? Why is the international community concerned about Iran's nuclear program? What is the purpose of the IAEA? To what extent, if any, do you think that the IAEA could monitor Iran's nuclear program?
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What does Beverly Bond say about the images of African-American women in the media? What organization did Bond found, and why? What do the young people in the report say about Bond's foundation? Why do you think that Bond focused on mentoring through music? If you could create a mentoring program for young people, what activities would you use to reach them?
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