October 1-3, 2015: Illinois Reading Council will host the 48th Annual IRC Conference, Passport to Possibilities, in Peoria, Illinois. Please take a moment to peruse the online Conference Preview. Housing and Registration forms will be available in the Conference Preliminary Program in April 2015!
October 28, 2015:Suburban Council of IRA (SCIRA) will host Nonfiction & Wonder featuring Georgia Heard from 4:00-8:00 pm at NLU Wheeling Campus, 1000 Capitol Drive, Wheeling, Illinois. Admission is $50 for SCIRA members, $95 for non-members, and $25 for Preservice Teachers. Register online at http://tinyurl.com/nqwn5r9.
February 23, 2016:Suburban Council of IRA (SCIRA) will host Vocabulary Instruction featuring Camille Blachowicz and Charlene Cobb from 4:00-8:00 pm at Chippewa Middle School located at 123 N. 8th Street in Des Plaines, Illinois. Admission is $50 for members.
June 23 and 24, 2016: Suburban Council of IRA (SCIRA) will host Close Reading featuring Kate Roberts and Chris Lehman from 8:00 am- 3:00 pm at Skokie Holiday Inn located at 5300 W Touhy Ave in Skokie, Illinois. Admission is $220 for members.
July 9-11, 2016: International Literacy Associationwill host the 61st Annual Convention, Transforming Lives Through Literacy, in Boston, Massachusetts. 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