50 Years of Reading Excellence October 5 - 7, 2017 Peoria, Illinois
Thousands of literacy advocates, educators, and researchers will gather from October 5-7, 2017 for the 50th Annual IRC Conference, 50 Years of Reading Excellence, at the Peoria Civic Center and Peoria Marriott Pere Marquette Hotel in Peoria, Illinois.
Interested in Presenting? IRC is accepting Program Proposals for those interested in presenting a session at the 2017 IRC Conference. Proposals must be submitted ONLINE by March 1st. Please take a moment to review the criteria for selection and general information. Presenters can earn 8 PD clock hours per session AND must be registered as an attendee for the conference by August 15th. Remember that all correspondence and notifications will be sent by EMAIL by May 1st.
Registration and Housing Information? Registration and Housing information will be available in the 2017 Preliminary Program by April 15, 2017. If not a member of the IRC, please call the IRC Office at 888-454-1341 or email email@example.com to be placed on the mailing list today!
2017 CONFERENCE PREVIEW is online! (Download the PDF) Plan now to join IRC as we welcome and learn from a diverse number of featured speakers who will help teachers, specialists, and administrators from every grade-level and content area. We are pleased to announce this year's featured speakers:
Lynda Blackmon Lowery
M. Colleen Cruz
Harvey "Smokey" Daniels
Matt de la Peña
The 2 Sisters: Gail Boushey and Joan Moser
Becky Anderson Wilkins
For more information or if you would like to receive the 2017 Preliminary Program, please call the IRC Office at 888-454-1341 or email firstname.lastname@example.org!
Illinois Reading Council an affiliate of the International Literacy Association