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Advocacy Plan for Change
During this Performance Task Assessment, you will identify and research an issue in the early childhood field where you can be a strong advocate. You will then develop and implement an advocacy plan to address the issue. Finally, you will reflect upon your efforts as an advocate in the early childhood field.
Prepare to develop your Advocacy Plan by reviewing the resource How to Write for Positive Social Change, and consider an advocacy issue in the early childhood field you might be able to impact in your current role. Then, complete the following four sections in the Advocacy Plan Template:
Section 1: Advocacy Issue in Early Childhood (1—2 paragraphs per question; 2—-3 pages total)
Section 2: Resource Analysis and Synthesis (2—-3 pages)
Section 3: Advocacy Plan (1—2 pages)
Section 4: Implementation and Reflection (1—2 pages)