An Analysis Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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The Giving Children a Mulligan in Life Not all children are born into the perfect situation, some children are born into a drug oriented and gang related family. “The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education.” This a powerful quote from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. how we can benefit a student’s life. The Giving Children a Mulligan in Life interest group would be a locally funded group in Atlanta which would teach life lessons through the game of golf in a fun and interactive way. “Giving Children a Mulligan in Life” would help with the record high levels of dropouts in this city. Certainly with Atlanta having one of the highest dropout rates in not just Georgia, but in United States at 59.1% with an 8% rise in the last two years reported by the Georgia’s Department of Education (2014) is more than enough of a reason for this group to exist.
Our goal will be to impact children by providing an instructive program that builds character, introduces core values and supports healthy choices through the game of golf. The policy goals of this program is to increase the amount of high school students that will graduate. To do this, the program will give children better study habits to make learning easier and less stressful. This program will also help children with their communication skills, which in the long run will help them with real world situations and…

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