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2014-05-09 08:24:41

Trusted brand provides teachers with a literacy solution to help K-3 students achieve reading mastery and meet state standards for college and career readiness NEW ORLEANS, May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/

2013-06-06 23:29:11

7 Speed Reading™ software developer eReflect revealed today that the International Reading Association (IRA) celebrated its 58th annual convention in April 2013.

2010-04-27 12:03:00

CHICAGO, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- IRA CONFERENCE (BOOTH 2205) -- This week, McGraw-Hill Education is showcasing its full range of literacy programs for elementary and secondary education at the International Reading Association's 55th Annual Conference in Chicago.

2010-04-26 12:31:00

CHICAGO, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Reading Association and the National Council of Teachers of English have received $1 million in grants from the Verizon Foundation to expand their partnership with Verizon Thinkfinity (www.thinkfinity.org). Verizon Foundation President Patrick Gaston announced the grants on Monday (April 26) at the International Reading Association's annual conference at McCormick Place.

2008-05-22 03:00:25

By Piazza, Carolyn L Siebert, Carl F ABSTRACT. The authors report the development and validation of the Writing Dispositions Scale (WDS), a self-report instrument for measuring affective stances toward writing.

2007-11-09 06:00:55

By Hall, Suzanne Five years ago, I became the librarian in a large suburban elementary school with an enrollment of approximately 570 students.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.