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Member of the Month

  • Member of the Month: Angelique Kwabenah

    Angelique is a reading specialist for the Washington, DC Public School’s Incarcerated Youth Program.
  • June Member of the Month: Barbara Ward

    In this Member of the Month interview, we learn about Barbara's path from a journalist to a middle grades educator to a professor, from Tennessee to New Orleans to Washington State, all the time reading and sharing a love of literacy with those around her.
  • May Member of the Month: Dana Reisboard

    This assistant professor of education at Widener University says, “Classrooms provide the best learning environment where we can engage students to learn from one another and about the world we share together.”
  • April Member of the Month: Debbie Rickards

    This Louisiana teacher is passionate about literacy and is excited for IRA in NOLA.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • October Member of the Month: Joan Pace Kennedy

    Joan KennedyJoan Kennedy from Louisiana has a passion for literacy education that extends from her career into her many volunteer activities.
  • September Member of the Month: Regan Sanchez

    Regan SanchezPre-service teacher Regan Sanchez is a student at the University of Texas at San Antonio who got the chance to present at IRA 2013.
  • August Member of the Month: Kimberly Kimbell-Lopez

    Kimberly Kimbell-LopezA 21-year IRA member, this literacy teacher educator and former classroom teacher from Louisiana is a member of the PRTE SIG and TILE-SIG.
  • July Member of the Month: Sharon Pepukayi

    Sharon PepukayiNow the assistant superintendent of the Appoquinimink School District in Delaware, Sharon Pepukayi also worked 12 years as a classroom teacher.
  • June Member of the Month: W. Ian O'Byrne

    W. Ian O'ByrneIan is an assistant professor and former middle and high school teacher who helps teachers integrate technology into their lives inside and outside the classroom.
  • May Member of the Month: Kathleen Operhall

    kathy operhallThis retired Michigan teacher performs at Carnegie Hall with the University Musical Society Choral Union and the Detroit Symphony Orchestra this month.