For your first milestone of your final project use the

For your first milestone of your final project use the following issue prompt: 

Develop  an executive summary to introduce your topic and preview the key elements you will address in more detail through the policy memorandum.

Your executive summary should clearly state the prompt, provide a brief summary of the background and landscape, highlight potential options, and summarize your recommendation. Remember, this is just a draft, so you can revise this executive summary if your approach changes throughout the course. However, you must select a prompt and commit to that prompt for the entire course.

For additional details, please refer to the Milestone One Guidelines and Rubric document.