Literacy citizenship conference call for proposals

Literary Citizenship 25–27 September 2019, National Library of Norway, Oslo Call for papers The history of the book is one of global and complex encounters, and the book trade has from its very outset been a transnational enterprise. Today, in part due to digitization, the production, distribution and consumption of […]

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ILA 2019 conference call for proposals

Join the International Literacy Association on June 21–22, 2019, in Las Vegas, NV, for a two-day event that is specifically designed to help practitioners and professionals  recognize and address biases in literacy instruction and create classroom and school environments that are diverse, inclusive, affirming, and culturally sensitive. Their call for session […]

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Children’s Literature Reading List for 2018

Searching for the perfect book to give the readers in your life this holiday season? Look no further than the International Literacy Association’s Choices reading lists! You can be sure that your selection—chosen by readers themselves—will be a hit. https://www.literacyworldwide.org/docs/default-source/reading-lists/choices-2018-reading-lists.pdf

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Literacy Standards Video

This video reveals the seven major shifts in the International Literacy Association’s updated Standards for the Preparation of Literacy Professionals 2017, shifts that educators should bring into their own practice: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MclNRj0FTfQ

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Reading Culture and Libraries conference call for proposals

This is a Call for Paper for the conference “Reading Culture and Libraries in Change.” The deadline is January 9, 2019. http://dig-hum-nord.eu/cfp-reading-culture-and-libraries-in-change-may-22-23-2019/

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Right to Read pledge

Have you signed the International Literacy Association’s pledge to support and ensure the 10 Rights to Read? Every signature they acquire helps them raise awareness of childhood literacy issues and advocate for these Rights around the world. See details at at https://literacyworldwide.org/get-resources/childrens-rights-to-read?utm_source=TW-10162018&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=ThisWeek&utm_content=Story-2

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Reading and well-being report

Mental wellbeing, reading and writing Added 26 Sep 2018 Mental wellbeing, reading and writing explores the relationship between children’s mental wellbeing and their reading and writing enjoyment, attitudes and behaviours. The report is based on findings from our eight Annual Literacy Survey of 49,047 children and young people aged 8 to […]

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