Greetings from the Twin Cities Area Reading Council!
GREETINGS from Twin Cities Area Reading Council (TCARC)!
We hope you are finding ways to start the new year fresh and open to new literacy ideas! Welcome to our new members! We are excited to share our TCARC 2018 upcoming collaborative literacy opportunities! Please see details below and check the website links for registration information or for additional details.
We hope to see you soon!
Jill Maxe, TCARC President and the TCARC Board
TCARC and Scholastic Education invite you to join us for a day of learning with literacy expert and international presenter Pam Allyn.
The Minnesota Reading Association is again sponsoring a writing award for the K-12 students of our members. Students may submit an original written piece to be enjoyed by their peers. Winners will be recognized on the MRA website as well as at our Celebrate Literacy Reception in May 2018 (specific date TBD).
The writing submitted can be fiction or nonfiction from one of the following genres that is focused on our themes that promote kindness and empathy within The Global Kindness Project.
Note: We are accepting your top three student writing pieces per classroom!
DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES: Friday, April 6th, 2018
Celebrate Literacy Young Author’s Recognition
When: May (specific date TBD)
Where: Davis Center, 1250 West Broadway Avenue, Minneapolis 55411
Spread the Word about TCARC!
Do you have a friend or colleague who is looking to expand or enrich their professional development opportunities and experiences? Would you like to get more involved with leadership opportunities with TCARC? Please contact us! Share your love of the Minnesota Reading Association and TCARC with colleagues! For more information please visit the Twin Cities Area Reading Council homepage as well as the Twin Cities Area Reading Council Blogspot. You can also follow us on Twitter!
Sincerely, Twin Cities Area Reading Council
Dr. Jillian Maxe, President
Beth Flottmeier, Vice President Neva Stoebner, Secretary and Treasurer
Susan Braithwaite, Membership and Communications
Sarah Haskett-Rutledge, Member at Large
Maurna Rome, Member at Large
Kathryn Fox, Past President If you have questions, please contact Jill Maxe at firstname.lastname@example.org