Write a 2 to 3-page persuasive essay based on The Blue Sweater. Please choose one of the following topics.
- Discuss Ms. Novogratz’s approach to helping in the different communities she served.
- Critique Ms. Novogratz’s approach to community development. If you could suggest changes to Ms. Novogratz in her community development work, what would you recommend?
- Is Ms. Novogratz’s work a model for others or is it her personal journey and difficult to replicate to other situations?
- What role do the stakeholders or important community members play in Ms. Novogratz’s projects? How does she view them and how integral are they to a project’s effectiveness?
For detailed grading guidelines, see Persuasion Essay Rubric below or click here to download the rubric. Your essay should be double spaced, 11- or 12-point font, and in APA format.