Member & Event News

    • Member of the Month

    March Member of the Month: Shanne Bowie

    Louisiana Reading Association President Shanne Bowie shares her inspirations and proudest moments, and is excited to welcome thousands of colleagues to New Orleans in May.
    • Conferences & Events

    Carolyn Johnson Wins Free Registration to IRA 2014

    Congratulations to fourth grade teacher Carolyn Johnson, who will attend IRA 2014 for free!
    • ILA News

    New for Members—IRA Bridges: Instructional Units for the Engaging Classroom

    IRA Bridges are instructional units with CCSS connections reviewed by the IRA Literacy Research Panel.
    • ILA News

    New Reading Today Online Design Launches

    Take a tour of Reading Today Online's new design. Simpler navigation, better search—we think you'll like what you see.
    • Councils & SIGs

    Affective Reading Education Journal Requests Submissions

    The CARE (Concern for Affect in Reading Education) Special Interest Group calls for journal submissions through March 1.
    • Member of the Month

    February Member of the Month: Brandie McNabb

    Brandie McNabb, second grade teacher and President-Elect of the Louisiana Reading Association, shares her experiences as Teacher of the Year and a National Board Certified teacher.
    • ILA News

    Richard Long Looks Back: A Farewell Reflection from IRA’s Government Relations Director

    When I joined IRA’s staff in 1977 I had little idea that I would be part of the organization for 35 years...
    • Conferences & Events

    Featured Speakers at the 2014 IRA Annual Conference

    The line-up includes Richard Allington, Gail Boushey & Joan Moser, Timothy Rasinksi, Doug Buehl, Jana Echevarria & MaryEllen Vogt, Phyllis C. Hunter, Michelle Kelley & Nicki Clausen-Grace, and Jennifer Altieri.
    • Conferences & Events

    Full Day Institute on Using Student Writing Samples Aligned with the Common Core

    On May 9 in New Orleans, Diana Leddy and Joanna Hawkins will lead a full-day, preconference Institute on connecting the In Common collection of K–12 student writing samples to CCSS lessons.
    • Conferences & Events

    Teaching Edge: Amazing Lineup of Speakers for IRA’s Annual Conference

    IRA 2014 Annual ConferenceThe popular Teaching Edge series at the IRA Annual Conference features Douglas Fisher, Nancy Frey, Kelly Gallagher, and Debbie Diller in 2014.
    • ILA News

    No Need to Perish—Publish With IRA

    Whether you're new to publishing or a seasoned vet, whether you have a teaching tip to share or the results of a research study to present, IRA has a publication for you.
    • Conferences & Events

    How to Register for the IRA Annual Conference Online

    Registering for the IRA Annual Conference is easier than ever! This article shows you how to register online for the IRA 59th Annual Conference in New Orleans.
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