Please analyze the article below in terms of this week's unit.
Make sure you draw connections to the text and support your argument using examples.
Post your paper as an attached Word file.
Itshould be 1-2 single-space pages in length, not including quotations, lists, or the reference list.
The article below can be found at http://www.
Please critically review it, paying close attention to its relationship to this week's objectives and the other readings.
(2006, May 30).
Justices set limits on public employees' speech rights. New York Times.
Retrieved from www.
The criteria for evaluating the weekly assignment are:
? Synthesis of Knowledge 15%: Does the paper cohesively link concepts and learning objectives to the current topic?
? Foundation of Knowledge 15%: Does the paper incorporate appropriate source material to develop and substantiate the analysis.
? Application of Knowledge 15%: Does the student effectively communicate concepts and ideas?
? Organization of Ideas/Format 15%: Does the paper follow APA formatting and style guidelines? There is an introduction, logical body, and summary.
? Writing Skill 15%: The paper is grammatically correct and free of spelling errors.
The paper is in the active voice.
? Use of Computer Technology/Applications 10%: Does the student demonstrate an ability to adequately employ online tools, word processing software, and use of the Online Library or other technology to complete the assignment?
? Research Skill 15%: Does the student demonstrate an ability to perform independent academic research by incorporating peer review academic articles, books, or other material from government institutions?