The California Reading Association
     Dedicated to Literacy for Over Fifty Years



Great Winter Reading Challenge

Did your school participate this year? If not, good news, we will have the event next year, same rules and same great prizes. Watch for flyers to be posted here, in October 2014.

Winter Reading Challenge Results

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PDI 2014
Professional Development Institute

"Every Season Is A Reason To Read"

BIG NEWS....The PDI has been moved to a new location. Come join us at the Sheraton Grand Hotel, Sacramento  1230 J Street - 13th and J St.

October 17 - 18, 2014

Over 70 Speakers Addressing the Common Core!

The "one stop" conference for everything you need to know about implementing CCSS! Why go to a conference where you hear only one speaker? Come to the CRA Professional Development Institute where your grade level and your needs/interests are met with over 70 speakers and experts in Literacy!

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California Reading Association
638 Camino De Los Mares
Suite H130/476
San Clemente, CA 92673
TEL: (714) 435-1983
FAX: (949) 481-8163



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