Read the attached article carefully, and then write an essay in response to the

Read the attached article carefully, and then write an essay in response to the question below. Be sure that your essay reacts to the ideas and/or evidence presented in the article, but remember that you are explaining your own point of view, not the author.
Article:
Cheerleader Article.pdf
Question:
The Supreme Court recently decided that a high school student’s free speech was violated when her school punished her for a vulgar social media post. What do you think of this decision?
Your essay should:
Support a clear thesis statement
Be organized into well-developed paragraphs
Be 1,000 to 1,500 words
Refer to the attached article at least once
It be should be submitted as a Word Document (.docx)
Parameters:
Write your essay in a word processing program and submit the completed document through Canvas.
This exam will accept files from cloud services like OneDrive or Google Docs as well as attachments of files in .docx format.
The essay does not need to be in MLA style.
You may use a dictionary and spell-check.
The article below is the only source you should read for this essay. Keep in mind that the purpose of this exam is to assess your writing ability not your knowledge of this topic.
Note: Use of any other source in your essay will be considered plagiarism and will lead to your essay receiving a zero.
This occurs very rarely and is something you don’t have to worry about if you are just relying on the article below.
Spend some time thinking about what you are going to write before you begin your essay.
You may write notes or an outline as part of the writing process, but those other materials should not be included in the file you submit.
Your Instructor will tell you your score on this essay during final exam week.
Any arrangements for portfolio appeals must be made by your instructor.

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