Write a three- to five-page essay to address the question below. Use APA format with references.
The local media recently has reported on several disturbing issues facing youth in your diverse community. In an effort to respond meaningfully to these emerging issues affecting many of your students, you plan to contact local community organizations, religious groups, businesses, and families. Describe how you plan to collaborate with these community members and to mobilize resources to address the emerging issues affecting your students. Support your response with appropriate peer-reviewed research and educational theory.