At the conclusion of every unit, you are to complete an ‘Argument Point’ based on a current event. This is recorded in your journal and is designed to help you develop original arguments in an impromptu manner.
Suggestion: you have just completed a more classical aspect of education, and one question that historians often wrestle with is the notion of relevance. As you explore some of the ideas presented with Plato or Shakespeare, what issues arise that show that these very concerns are still relevant today? To what extent do you see classmates or others adhering to the same concepts, for example, of the cave allegory that Plato describes?
***This only needs to be about 1-2 paragraphs***