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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.

2015 Conference Information

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For any organization to thrive, new membership is critical.  By growing our numbers, the North Carolina Reading Association is able to engage more of our fellow educators and do a better job promoting literacy throughout the state.  While most of our members are educators from public or private schools, we count university faculty and students as members also.  READ MORE




Action Research to Answer YOUR Questions: Part One of Two


By Lois E. Huffman and Mia N. Small  on December 20, 2014

Action research (a.k.a. teacher research) is the informal inquiry that educators conduct in their own classrooms to solve problems, improve teaching, and enhance student achievement. READ MORE

NCRA Scholarship Deadline



With the rising cost of fees to attend college, could you use a few extra dollars to assist with tuition and other fees? If so, scholarship dollars, up to $1,000 are available to active members of the North Carolina Reading Association to assist educators who are pursing graduate training in literacy or a related field.  Scholarships will be awarded for disbursement by August 2015.  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.