The Wisconsin State Reading Association provides leadership, advocacy, and professional learning for the implementation of effective literacy practices, recognizing the complex nature of literacy and engaging students to apply their literacies in meaningful ways in a changing world.
Welcome to the Wisconsin State Reading Association!
Expertise matters. ~ Literacy is a complex process that requires a comprehensive approach. ~ Research grounds us. ~ Mindset shifts. ~
Learn with us! WSRA Introduces a New Monograph
Click here for important Legislative Updates (updated 3/7/14)
Read to Lead Development Council Grant OpportunityAn online Read to Lead Development Grant application form for improving literacy and early childhood development may be found on both the Department of Public Instruction’s website (http://readwisconsin.dpi.wi.gov/) and Governor Walker’s website (http://read.wi.gov/Home)
Deadline is Monday, March 31,2014. ACT NOW!
Click to read the English Language Arts Common Core State Standards
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WSRA Wired Wednesday Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Badgerlink - the #1 Resource for Your Classroom!
Are you looking for classroom resources including royalty-free songs/sound effects, full-text magazines, newspapers, and journals, primary sources, multimedia, and test preparation resources for use as a part of your Common Core/RTI or reading recovery resources? BadgerLink is Wisconsin’s online library which provides access to licensed content such as magazines, newspapers, scholarly articles, videos, images, and music. These resources are provided exclusively for use by all Wisconsin residents and are materials that are not available through regular search engines such as Google.
Attend this webinar and learn about all that Badgerlink has to offer!
Date: Wednesday, March 12
Time: 7 PM - 8 PM
WSRA and Wisconsin Education Innovations
Saturday, March 29, 2014
Leveraging Systematic Vocabulary Instruction Across Disciplines
Featuring: Kathy Galvin and Tamara Maxwell
WSRA Spring Leadership Meeting
****Register by March 21st****
Friday, April 4th - Executive Committee
Saturday, April 5th - Spring Leadership Meeting
WSRA Summer Institute
Thursday, July 17, 2014
High Impact Instruction: A Framework for Great Teaching
Featuring: Jim Knight
Excellent Gift for New Parents or Parents with Young Children
Give your child the start they need! Read to them! Watch this video clip to see why this would be a great DVD to purchase for new parents, to give away at conferences, for baby showers, and much more!
If you are interested in ordering The Power of Reading to Your Child DVD click here for a PDF order form.