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

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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




Are You Familiar With These New Words Related to Literacy? Part 2


By Lois E. Huffman, Ph.D on July 1, 2016

The English language is constantly changing. New expressions pop up daily to describe the latest cultural and social phenomena. Innovations in science and technology also spawn new words. READ MORE

Compounding Students’ Word Knowledge


By Lois E. Huffman, Ph.D on August 13, 2016

Lois Huffman will be submitting new Viva Vocabulary! posts every few months. Check out this month’s feature 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.