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    • Conferences & Events

    Conference VIP Wins Deluxe Deals: Dinners, Meet and Greets, and Upgrades

    Register for IRA 2014 by April 14 for a chance to be the VIP and get four dinners at NOLA restaurants, Bookstore Bucks, and more.
    • Conferences & Events

    Full Day Institute Focuses on Helping Teachers Develop Stronger Student Writers

    Kathy Ganske chairs an institute on nonfiction- and informational-text writing.
    • Association News

    2014 Election Results: Barone New Vice President; Bear, DiGisi, and Coiro New Board Members

    Diane Barone will be the Vice President from 2014-2015, and Donald Bear, Lori DiGisi, and Julie Coiro will serve on the board from 2014-2017.
    • 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!
    • Association 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.
    • Association 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.
    • Association 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.