[DALLAS, TEXAS]—June 21, 2021—THE LITERACY ARCHITECTS, LLC, a business specializing in literacy professional development services to schools, districts, and state agencies, is proud to announce national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Council – Southwest, a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).
“Earning our WBENC certification and joining this network of women-owned businesses is an important step for us, says Seema Tejura, Founder and Managing Director of The Literacy Architects. “The Women-Owned certification offers us new avenues for growth and aligns with our company’s values.”
The WBENC standard of certification implemented by the Women’s Business Council – Southwest is a meticulous process including an in-depth review of the business and site inspection. The certification process is designed to confirm the business is at least 51% owned, operated, and controlled by a woman or women.
By including women-owned businesses among their suppliers, corporations and government agencies demonstrate their commitment to fostering diversity and the continued development of their supplier diversity programs.
To learn more about THE LITERACY ARCHITECTS, LLC, please visit www.theliteracyarchitects.com.
About THE LITERACY ARCHITECTS, LLC:
The Literacy Architects, LLC partners with schools, districts, state education agencies, and nonprofit organizations to provide professional development to teachers, tutors, and school leaders in the area of evidence-based literacy instruction. Our suite of virtual professional development includes both self-paced and cohort-based courses. The Literacy Architects has been selected as a statewide provider of professional development for early literacy (Birth–2nd grade) for Louisiana, and has also presented at several statewide conferences for the Texas Education Agency (grades PreK–12). The Literacy Architects was founded by Seema Tejura in 2018.
Founded in 1997, WBENC is the nation’s leader in women’s business development and the leading third-party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women, with more than 17,000 certified Women’s Business Enterprises, 14 national Regional Partner Organizations, and more than 350 Corporate Members. More than 1,000 corporations representing America’s most prestigious brands as well as many states, cities, and other entities accept WBENC Certification. For more information, visit www.wbenc.org.