- 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 Reading Association
Since 1956, IRA 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 November 1, 2013. Details on the criteria, contact and application form are available by following the link: CNIRAC Award.
Everyone is invited to the 2013 Canadian Reception at the 58th Annual IRA Convention in San Antonio. The reception will be from 5:00pm to 8:00pm Saturday, April 20 at the San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter Hotel.
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
San Antonio, Texas - April 19 to 22, 2013
Winnipeg, MB Canada - April 26, 2013