Community Based Corrections

Substantive Post:

A substantive discussion posting consists of the following characteristics:

Reflection about meaning: Describe thoughtfully what something means or new insights it provides, or raise a question as a seed for clarification or further discussion.

Analysis: Discuss relevant themes, concepts, main ideas, components, or relationships among ideas, or, identify hidden assumptions or fallacies in reasoning.

Elaboration: Build on ideas of others or ideas found in the readings by adding details, examples, a different viewpoint,. or other relevant information.

Application: Provide examples of how principles or concepts can be applied to actual situations, or discuss the implications of theory for practice.

Synthesis: Integrate multiple views to provide a summary, a new perspective, or a creative refashioning of ideas. Evaluation: Assess the accuracy, reasonableness, or quality of ideas.


The primary answer should have at least 2 scholarly sources, one can be the textbook, no Wikipedia.

A good discussion is at least 100 words in the main answer.