September 1, 2018: Illinois Council for Affective Reading Education (ICARE) will implement “ICARE” for Good Books through a mail program.
October 3, 2018: Illinois Council for Affective Reading Education (ICARE) will host a Nitz and Howe Experience from 7:00 – 8:00 pm at the Marriott Cotillion Ballroom, at the Peoria Marriott Pere Marquette Hotel, 501 Main St, Peoria, Illinois.
October 4-6, 2018: Illinois Reading Councilwill host the 51st Annual IRC Conference, Read the World, in Peoria, Illinois. Please take a moment to peruse the online Conference Preliminary Program!
March 1, 2019: Illinois Council for Affective Reading Education (ICARE) andIRC are accepting submissions for the Static Stick Decal Design Contest. Students in grade 4, 5, and 6 are encouraged to create an original design promoting reading. The winning design is printed on static stick decals.
March 1, 2019: Illinois Council for Affective Reading Education(ICARE) is accepting nominations for the Gene Cramer ICARE for Reading Award to honor an outstanding educator who shows concern for the affective domain of reading and who strives to promote lifelong reading habits among students. The award will be given at the annual IRC conference.
October 10-13, 2019: International Literacy Associationwill host the 64th Annual Conventionin New Orleans, Louisiana. To find out more about this convention, check out the Annual Convention section at www.reading.org.
Illinois Reading Council an affiliate of the International Literacy Association