- British Columbia Literacy Council
- Alberta Provincial Council
- Saskatchewan Reading Council
- Manitoba Reading Association
- Ontario Reading Association
- Quebec Reading Association
- Nova Scotia Reading Council
- North of 60 Council
International Literacy Association
Since 1956, ILA has been a nonprofit, global network of individuals and institutions committed to worldwide literacy. More than 70,000 members strong, the Association supports literacy professionals through a wide range of resources, advocacy efforts, volunteerism, and professional development activities. Our members promote high levels of literacy for all by:
- Improving the quality of reading instruction
- Disseminating research and information about reading
- Encouraging the lifetime reading habit
Local Councils and Affiliates
Nominations for the CNIRAC Service Award are being accepted! Deadline for nominations are May 31. Details on the criteria, contact and application form are available by following the link: CNIRAC Award.
Everyone is invited to the 2016 Canadian Reception at the 61st Annual ILA Convention in Boston, Massachusetts. The reception date, place and time will be announced.
If you are a company or publisher and wish to donate to the Canadian Reception, please fill out the following form: Canadian Reception Donation Sheet. If you are a Provincial Council, please fill out the following form: Canadian Reception Council Form.
CNIRAC and C-SIG rely on financial contributions from Canadian reading councils/associations to fund refreshments for The Canadian Reception. CNIRAC and C-SIG are grateful for any financial assistance that you can provide as all donations are directed entirely to the cost of refreshments. All contributors are recognized at the reception!
EVENTS AND CONFERENCES
Boston, Massachusetts - July 9 to 11, 2016
Featured Sessions (ILA 61st Annual Convention Boston):
Special Interest Group
Tranforming Literacy Lives Through School Wide and Council Initiatives: Voices From Western Canada
Saturday, July 9, 2016 (2:00pm - 4:00pm)
Sheraton Boston, Liberty B/C
Indigenous Peoples Special Interest Group
Culturally Sensitive Instruction
Sunday, July 10, 2016 (8:00am-9:00am)
Sheraton Boston, Liberty A