critical analysis: A critical analysis is subjective writing because it expresses the writer’s opinion or evaluation of a text. Analysis means to break down and study the parts. Writing a critical paper requires two steps: critical reading and critical writing. Cite here
discourse community: A discourse community is a group of people involved in and communicating about a particular topic, issue, or in a particular field.Cite here
knowledge: Information, understanding, or skill that you get from experience or education. Awareness of something, or the state of being aware of something. Cite here
evidence: Something that furnishes proof. Cite here
context: The words that are used with a certain word or phrase and that help to explain its meaning. Cite here
A lot of statistics in this article are sad, and the stories are even worse. This improves my understanding of the foster families in general and makes me wonder how people can even pass to be foster parents. The money issue was pretty outstanding and worrisome. Overall this article improved my understanding of knowledge. I thought I was well informed but I am glad that I learned more about the topic, and have more knowledge of it.