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Support programs and projects of the N.C. Reading Association and its local councils. Read UPDATE: NEWS BLOG to find out about recent activities. Members, contribute by sending information to Jean House.

READING CORPS deals with reading-related research and practices. Submit articles for posting on the blog to Anita Stack.


Summer Reading- Preventing the Summer Slide

By Lori Special on April 25, 2014


Summer reading programs engage children, teens and adults during the summer. Efforts aimed at young people continue their growth and learning while they are out of school.  Local reading councils and their members often support, volunteer to help and/or run summer reading initiatives that address community needs. 


Leaders Inspire Passion

By Danna Knight on July 7, 2014


Leaders inspire passion.  When I looked to Webster’s online dictionary ( to define these three powerful words, this is what I found READ MORE

Local Councils
The North Carolina Reading Association served 28 local councils (chapters or associations) during the 2014-2015 school year. Learn specifics about Local Councils.
Celebrate Young Authors
The North Carolina Reading Association's Young Authors Project invites local reading councils to engage writers, K-12 and adult, and celebrates exemplary writing at the local and state level. Learn more about Young Authors.