Welcome to Literacy's Premiere Conference!

Location: Wisconsin Center, 400 W. Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI

For a quick glance the session titles, download a PDF copy of the At-A-Glance HERE

Register online at www.wsra.org/wsra-2020

Click the links below for more information.
Presenters Registration  Exhibitors
Sessions Hotel Room Block Student Scholarships
Awards Celebration
Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020
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Reasons to Attend WSRA 2020

  1. Enhance your expertise: WSRA's 2-1/2 day conference is chocked full of masterful presenters with takeaways for literacy education across the curriculum. Find ways to find fidelity to what your students need. 
  2. Add to your portfolio and to your professional learning network. 
  3. Network, Engage, Learn: Attend with your colleagues and meet new friends. WSRA's conferences are attended by educators at all levels.
  4. Set your My Itinerary on the conference mobile app. The app provides a way to have the conference program complete with presenters' bios, handouts, room numbers, and notifications in your hand. 
  5. Learn with Other Leaders: WSRA's 2020 conference has a Leadership Community of Practice strand.
  6. Learn with and from Polished Presenters: The schedule of presenters at WSRA's conference consists of top-notch state, national, and international experts. The #wsra20 conference is a participant-driven conference. NEW for 2020 is the WSRA Unconference, which is set to happen on both Thursday and Friday!
  7. Continue your learning! WSRA's events and publications connect you and others across the years. 

2020 Conference Cover art
Colleen Pennell, 2020 Conference Chair
February 6-8, 2020

 February 11-13, 2021 

WSRA 2021 Conference Chair, Michelle Mullen

Raising Our Vo!ces: Empowering All Learners Today To Change the World Tomorrow

Saturday, February 13, 2021 Young VO!CES Festival

Changing the World One Voice at a Time

Bringing together young writers, their families, and educators


February 3-5, 2022 ~ Gayle Luebke, 2022 Conference Chair

February 9-12, 2023

February 8-11, 2024

 PAYMENT for the #wsra20 conference is preferred by Visa, MasterCard, or Discover credit card.  

The Wisconsin State Reading Association sponsors conferences and institutes focused on the improvement of literacy instruction. Its institutes are located throughout the state of Wisconsin. WSRA’s policy is to conduct its own conferences and institutes. Periodically, these may be coordinated or sponsored in conjunction with WSRA’s local reading councils or WSRA committees, accredited universities, DPI, CESAs, an other organizations in Wisconsin. WSRA does not promote products.