Persuasive Writing

Writing Prompt:
Social Promotion is the act of promoting a child to the next grade level despite the lack of skill mastery. Proponents of social promotion believe that it is beneficial and promotes self-esteem.  Opponents of social promotion believe that without the necessary skills, students will continue to be unsuccessful. Write a persuasive essay stating your opinion on this issue.  Support your opinion with convincing reasons.
You can use the following document to help understand the writing prompt and plan your essay: the file is down below.

Essay Length:  2 pages
Sources – 2 websites required

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