Kansas Reading Association Notice of Vacancies: The Kansas Reading Association an important position open. Any current KRA member is encouraged to apply for one or both of these positions by submitting an emailed application to Dawn Moews, KRA Nominations Chair, firstname.lastname@example.org, by November 15, 2016. See notice of vacancy for details. (If a member receives the endorsement of his/her local council, the council will have met one of the optional requirements for the Sunflower of Merit Award. This endorsement is not necessary for a member to apply for a vacancy.)
The Kansas Reading Association is seeking a member to serve as Chair of the KRA Parents and Reading Committee.
The purpose of this committee is to promote the importance of the parents’ role in the reading achievement of their children; disseminate information about the parents’ role in the learning to read process to local councils; publicize and promote KRA among parent organizations; collaborate with other organizations to promote parent involvement in literacy; and develop promotional materials to publicize reading concepts supported by KRA and form a plan on how to disseminate this information to parents.
All interested persons are asked to contact Dawn Moews by email by November 15.