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Grading Rubric for Advocacy Letter
Grading Rubric – assignment worth 100 points
10 points - Letter is correctly addressed, formatted and punctuated. Spelling counts!
20 points - Letter identifies a specific public health issue or piece of legislation of interest.
25 points - Argument regarding the issue or legislation is identified and presented clearly
and concisely. Discuss the public health implications and why the identified
public health issue is important to public health nurses.
20 points - Letter provides an example demonstrating why the requested course of action is
20 points - High level evidence supporting the policy or legislation is provided and a response is requested. (At least 2 evidence based references and supportive statistical data should be discussed and cited). References should be current (within 5 years).
5 points - Appropriate closing and signature, including professional credentials
The Advocacy Letter should not exceed one typed page single spaced, 11 or 12 size font