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Research Argumentative Essay Topics

Hey all! I need to write a research argumentative essay for my English class, and I want to tackle a college or high school-related topic, possibly regarding the admissions process or academic life. What are some interesting topics I could explore that would be engaging and relevant for my peers? Thanks for the suggestions!

7 months ago

Hello! It's always great to see students eager to discuss educational topics. There is no shortage of interesting subjects that you could explore regarding college admissions and academic life in high school. Some suggestions include:

1. The effectiveness and fairness of standardized testing (SATs, ACTs) in college admissions.

2. The impact of high school extracurriculars on college admissions and personal development.

3. The advantages and disadvantages of applying Early Decision or Early Action.

4. The role and influence of college rankings on school selection and educational quality.

5. The mental health challenges faced by students during college admissions preparation/high school academic work.

6. The importance of finding a balance between academic achievements and soft skills like communication, teamwork, and leadership in preparing for college.

Feel free to choose whichever topic you find most interesting and relevant. Consider selecting a subject matter with a specific focus and one that offers the possibility for extensive research. Engaging and well-researched arguments will make your essay a thought-provoking read. Good luck with your project!

7 months ago

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