Wisconsin State Reading Association

2015 International Literacy Association’s Teacher Empowerment Achievement Council Award winner!
"The outstanding work demonstrated by the Wisconsin State Reading Association exemplifies your dedication to empowering educators in your state." ILA Council Advisory Team

Looking for interesting videos?  Look no more! It is on the Wisconsin State Reading Association's YouTube Channel. If you are interested in ordering The Power of Reading to Your Child DVD click here for a PDF order form The DVD comes in English, Spanish and Hmong languages. The form is a fillable PDF.  Please print and mail it.  Enjoy! Click here to check out the PI34 video. 

Upcoming important events:

September Leadership meeting at Marriott in Waukesha.  Click here to register for the Leadership meetings


Mission Statement

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.

WSRA Beliefs:

Expertise Matters!

Research Grounds Us!

Literacy is a complex process requiring a comprehensive approach and a mindset shift.

WSRA’s Goals:

  • Advocacy:  Develop tools, strategies, and interest to motivate WSRA members to engage in advocacy efforts to improve research, policy and practices for literacy programs that best serve students, families, and educators.
  • Communication: Provide leadership in addressing issues and trends in reading and communication arts to inform educators, administrators, families, and community members.
  • Membership: Develop and strengthen an active and diverse membership.
  • Partnership: Create partnerships that foster literacy in the home, school, community, and workplace.
  • Professional Development: Encourage professional growth opportunities for families, educators, administrators and community members.
  • Research: Promote and disseminate research findings that will strengthen and support the best practices for instruction in the communication arts.


Last Updated on Monday, August 17, 2015 05:38 PM