Everyone’s welcome to join local reading councils and the North Carolina Reading Association. Check the map and supporting details to find the closest local council. When you join a local council, you become a member of NCRA, automatically.
Belonging to the International Literacy Association requires separate application and payment.
Benefits of Memberhip:
Annual Professional Development Conference with top literary experts
Opportunity to meet other pre-service and new teachers for literacy discussions
Opportunities to volunteer directly with the state organization
Yearly Young Author contest and celebration
CEUs for attendance at professional meetings
Affiliation with the International Literacy Association
NCRA website access to blogs, association updates, and newsletters
State and national award opportunities
Opportunity for committee work
Opportunity to present at state and local council events
Area One - Mountains
Area Director: Ellen Pesko (firstname.lastname@example.org)