The 2014 NCRA Conference

Conference Costs

Here are this year’s Conference Costs PDF.

Conference Registration

Registration options are available below!
1) Register and pay with credit card online via PayPal.
2) Download the individual or group registration form, complete it, and bring it with your check to the conference at the Raleigh Convention Center to register onsite. DO NOT MAIL YOUR REGISTRATION AND CHECK AFTER MARCH 11 as we will likely not receive it before the conference begins.
Online Form (PayPal ONLY)
Individual Form PDF
(Send in Check)
Group Form PDF

Conference Sessions & List of Speakers

NCRA Conference Logo 2014

Below is the complete program book for the conference.

Conference Program Book as of February 17th

Conference Speaker Handouts

Click here to find resources for the conference sessions

Conference Hotel Information

Our block of rooms at the Marriott Raleigh has been filled. We have arranged for an overflow block of rooms (at a special conference rate) at the newly renovated Holiday Inn – within walking distance of the convention center and on the R-Line, a free downtown bus service that travels between the hotels and the convention center, restaurants, and attractions.

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Allan Wolf Titanic seminar, 2013 NCRA Conference

Allan Wolf seminar, 2013 NCRA Conference

Learn more: The North Carolina Reading Association holds a three-day conference.  Nationally-recognized authors will present at general sessions. Children’s authors, national literacy experts and administrators and teachers from N.C. classrooms will conduct two and/or three hour institutes on Sunday, March 16 and one-hour sessions on Monday and Tuesday, March 17-18, 2014.

  • What is the theme? Pathways to Literacy: Looking Back to Move Forward
  • When? March 16-18, 2014
  • Where? Raleigh Convention Center
  • What else? March 15, 2014-Young Authors’ celebration
  • Credit? With prior approval from your LEA, you receive .5 CEUs for attending Sunday institutes and 1.0 CEUs for attending sessions on Monday and Tuesday.
  • Submit your Program Ad Form for the 2014: Click here or download the PDF

Exhibits Information

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