Assignment 2: Article Analysis
Of major concern to educators and psychologists alike is the relationship of childhood poverty and deprivation on suppressed cognitive development, executive functioning, and attention. Further, recent research suggests that childhood poverty also can play an important role in negative health outcomes and attitudes towards aging that extend into adulthood. Discuss the research of this topic and suggest effective interventions for using childhood as a springboard for promoting healthy aging.
The embedded article also found in the SUO library reference:
Wise, P. (2016). Child poverty and the promise of human capacity: Childhood as a foundation for healthy aging. Academic Pediatrics (16), S37-S45. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.acap.2016.01.014
Write your responses in a Word document, and name it PSY2022_W2_A2_lastname_firstname.doc. By Tuesday, February 14, 2017, submit your work to the W2: Assignment 2 Dropbox.
Use the lessons and vocabulary found in the readings. Your responses should clarify your understanding of the topic and should be original and free from plagiarism. Follow APA guidelines for the writing style, spelling and grammar, and citation of sources.
Citations should look like for example:
Klabunde, R. E. (n.d.). Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System. Retrieved from http://www.cvphysiology.com/Blood%20Pressure/BP015.htm
and pay close attention to the grading Criteria.
|Assignment 2 Grading Criteria||
|Summarized the research on child poverty and aging as discussed in the article.||
|Recommended interventions to mitigate the effects of child poverty on development.||
|Used correct spelling, grammar, professional vocabulary, and proper APA format.||