Wired Wednesday Webinars for the Wisconsin State Reading Association

WSRA's 2017-2018 Wired Wednesday Webinar Series: Details coming soon


 Upcoming Important Events

  • CESA 9 and WSRA present: Nurturing Young Writers: Featuring Matt Glover with Breakout Sessions From Wisconsin Educators
    Thursday, June 29, 2017 8:00 check-in, Institute 8:30 to 4:00 at Northcentral Technical College: Health Sciences Center, Wausau
    Registration includes one of Matt Glover's professional texts (Engaging Young Writers or The Teacher You Want to Be: Essays About Children, Learning, and Teaching)  Click here to register online.  Click here for more information
$165 current WSRA member registration fee
$205 nonmember registration fee
$50 Full-Time Undergraduate Student registration fee
Keynote and Conclusion - Matt Glover
Choose From These Offerings for Two Afternoon Breakout Sessions:
  • School District of Rhinelander - Kindergarten: Jo Ellen Lieck
  • School District of Rhinelander - First Grade Team: Elizabeth Sanger, Jessica Denis, Nicole Olk, Stephanie Smith
  • Tomahawk School District - Second Grade Team: Rachel Tassler, Brianne Geenen
  • Unified School District of Antigo - 4K Team: Alyssa Carlson, Courtney Burger
There is a room block reserved at the Jefferson Street Inn at 201 Jefferson Street in Wauwau, WI.  If you would like to reserve a room, please call 866-855-6500 request that the reservation be made under the "Wisconsin State Reading Association's" Rooming Block no later than May 28, 2017 in order to receive the group rate.  Please note that the Institute will be held at the Northcentral Technical College on Thursday, June 29th, which is approximately 2 miles from the hotel. Board of Directors members, please contact Donna. 
  • WSRA summer institute -  August 2 - 4, 2017 at the Heidel House Resort & Spa at 643 Illinois Avenue, Green Lake, Wisconsin "Humanizing Assessment: Re-Energizing Student Learning" featuring Dylan Wiliam, Peter Dewitz, Peter Johnston, and Lea McGee. 
    Register online    informational flyer  Would you like to earn credit from Carthage for your professional learning at the institute?  Contact Sharon Tilton at stilton44@yahoo.com
  • August Reading Specialist: Developing Expertise Information coming soon!
  • November 3 WSRA's Middle Level and High School Literacy Committees present Foundations Framework for Literacy presented by Dave Stuart, Jr. The rooming block is set for Thursday, November 2, 2017 at the Grand Lodge Waterpark Resort at 805 Creske Avenue in Rothschild, WI 54474.  Please call 715-241-6300 and refer to the WSRA block when making your hotel reservation in order to receive the group rate. Reservations must be received by October 2, 2017. Click here to register for the Wausau institute.  
  • November 4 WSRA's Middle Level and High School Literacy Committees repeat the Foundations Framework for Literacy presented by Dave Stuart, Jr. The rooming block is set for Friday, November 3, 2017 at the Holiday Inn Madison at the American Center at 5109 West Terrace Drive  in Madison, WI 53718. Please call 608-249-4220 and refer to the WSRA block when making your hotel reservations in order to receive the group rate. Reservations must be received by October 10, 2017. If booking online at: www.holidayinn.com/madisonwi use the three letter group code of "WSR" to make your reservation. Click here to register for the Madison institute. 
Future WI Literacy Research Symposium hosts: 

2017 UW-Madison, Contact Person, Dawnene Hassett ddhassett@wisc.edu
2018 UW-Oshkosh
2019 UW-Milwaukee
2020 UW-Eau Claire
2021 UW-Whitewater
2022 Cardinal Stritch University
2023 UW-Stevens Point