1. Form the question of recurring concern: What should be done about obesity ?
This question can be finalized before or after your group engages in the research. Be sure this problem fits the criteria for a recurring concern (and is not primarily a technical problem.) Criteria for recurring concerns include:
i. Complex problem related to health and wellbeing
ii. Difficult to solve
iii. Occurs from generation to generation
v. Multiple perspectives and contextual factors need to be considered in order to fully understand the problem
vi. May move toward a resolution resolved through reflective thought/action (but never solved once and for all)
vii. Solutions to address the concern may vary across generations
The rubric for this question is
Identified question of recurring concern
In-depth explanation telling why this is a recurring concern (i.e., identified at least 3 criteria and connected to group’s definition).