The mission of the Kansas Reading Association is to promote learning through quality literacy experiences for all.
September is Kansas READ month
CLICK HERE to download a READ Month Calendar. This year's theme is Counting on Literacy: Celebrate 50 Years with KRA. Check out these books, one to celebrate reading for each day of the month.
Enjoy R.E.A.D. Month!
Amy Rzadcynski, Kansas READ Month email@example.com
The Kansas Reading Association Annual Conference will be held at Emporia State University this fall on October 9-10, 2014. The theme for the conference is Peace, Love, and Literacy. Conference pre-registration is now closed. To register now, call Dawn Moews at (620) 341-6184.
Information for Pre-Registered Conference Participants: CLICK HERE for important information.
Conference Time Schedule:
Friday Breakout Sessions: CLICK HERE for a list of our Breakout Sessions on Friday.
$130.00 Members of other Kansas Professional Organizations (i.e., KATM, KATS, KATE, KCSS, KAEA)
2014-2015 Professional Book Study Announced
We are pleased to announce that the next Professional Book Study will be Ruth Culham's The Writing Thief: Using Mentor Texts to Teach the Craft of Writing.
- Professional Book Study Registration: CLICK HERE to register. The deadline to register will be October 12th, 2014.
- PBS Informational Flyer:CLICK HERE for a PDF version.
- KRA Membership Registration:All participants must be a KRA member, CLICK HERE to learn about membership.
- Order Books Now: Books can be ordered through IRA at a 20% discount, if you use the following code: KRA09920 at the following website: http://www.reading.org/general/Publications/Books/bk099
Renew Your KRA Membership
The Kansas Reading Association 2014-2015 membership year is open. Please renew your membership ASAP. Your membership will be effective July 1, 2014 - July 30, 2015. We have extended the deadline to allow you continued access through October 15.
Please contact Diana Spriggs, KRA Membership Secretary, with any questions.
Online KRA Registration:
CLICK HERE to quickly register online. Please note that a $1.25 convenience fee will be added for online payment processing.
KRA Registration Via Mail:
If you would rather mail in your registration: download, print and complete the membership form (Adobe "Acrobat Reader" required).