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    San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro, DNC Keynoter, to Address Annual Convention

    Mayor Julián Castro of San Antonio, TXMayor Julián Castro, who delivered a memorable keynote speech on education at last year’s Democratic National Convention, will speak on April 22.
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    Convention Tips: Don’t Just Survive, Thrive at IRA San Antonio

    international reading association convention attendeesDiscover how to plan your itinerary, meals, shipping, power sources for your handheld electronics, and more as you prepare for IRA San Antonio.
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    Children’s and YA Author Sessions in San Antonio

    mo willemsLearn about some of the beloved children's and YA authors participating in sessions, panels, luncheons, and more at the convention in San Antonio.
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    Convention Session Picks from IRA Member Alexandra Panos

    alexandra panosMiddle Grades Language Arts Teacher Alexandra Panos shares her session picks for the upcoming IRA Annual Convention in San Antonio.
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    San Antonio Teacher Offers Travel Tips

    san antonioSan Antonio native Kimberly Reznicek offers out-of-town convention attendees ideas for tours, shopping, restaurants, and Fiesta activities.
    • Member of the Month

    April Member of the Month: Kimberly Reznicek

    Kimberly ReznicekThis Texas reading specialist talks about struggling readers, professional development, must-see San Antonio attractions, volunteerism, and kickball.
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    Reaching English Learners in Mainstream Classrooms

    Mayra DanielJoin Mayra Daniel on April 19 to learn how to develop and implement innovative instructional paradigms that address EL’s success at levels K-12.
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    Texas Teachers: STAAR Professional Development at IRA Annual Convention

    Texas STAARTexas Association for Literacy Education (TALE) President Carolyn Denny shares her picks for STAAR standards in reading and writing.
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    Strategies for Making Your Attendance at IRA San Antonio More Affordable

    annual convention logoLearn ways to save money and secure funding for your trip to the IRA Annual Convention from April 19-22 in San Antonio, Texas.
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    The ABCs of Teaching & Learning in the Common Core Era

    burkins and yarisJan Miller Burkins and Kim Yaris chair Institute 10: The Common Core Literacy Block: What Will It Look Like in My Classroom? on April 19.
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    International Reading Association Announces 2014 Conference Schedule

    new orleansThe 59th Annual Conference will take place on May 9-12, 2014 in New Orleans, with institutes on May 9 and the conference on May 10-12.
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    Next Steps in the Implementation of Common Standards

    international reading association annual conventionJoin Linda Gambrell and Susan Neuman for an incisive look at the key issues presented by the implementation of the Common Core State Standards.
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