tearaway, philanthropist, funding, debate, initiative, transform,
gangster, gang culture, intervene, to tackle head on, mainstream,
excluded, disaffected, motivate, to turn your life around, law-abiding,
crimewave, work ethic, donor, negotiate
2) Now skim this article:
It is a news report from the UK’s Sky News about a highly successful scheme set up to offer young men who have been excluded from school for bad behaviour a new and different way to get an education.
4) Watch this video. This is its summary on Sky News: The Home Secretary has defended proposals contained within the Government's new youth crime strategy. Jacqui Smith admitted to Sky's Chris Roberts that some of the measures were tough - but argued they were designed to 'nip youth crime in the bud'.
5) Answer these questions:
Who is also held responsible for controlling young offenders apart from the state?
What is the measure explained by the Home Secretary and what is your opinion of it? Choose again two adjectives from the ones offered in Step 3.