Benchmark – Professional Development on Equity in Literacy

For this benchmark, create a 15-20 slide digital presentation that you would deliver as a practicing educator taking the lead in advocating for

equity in literacy instruction.
Communicate the effect of diversity on reading and writing development.
Provide important considerations to have as a teacher. Make sure to include:
• Critical literacy, analyze the perspectives of text.
• Literacy strategies, focus on vocabulary strategies
• Collaboration between teachers (literacy + tech), individual/group work (students)
• Literacy across content areas, importance/significance
In addition, create a title slide, reference slides, and presenter notes that provide detailed explanations of your examples.
Cite and reference 5-7 scholarly articles.
While APA format is not required for this assignment, solid academic writing is expected, in-text citations and references should be presented using

APA documentation guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.