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 Upcoming Event


Chicago Area Reading Association (CARA) and the Illinois Reading Council (IRC) present:

Amplify Your Digital Literacy Learning!

Winter Conference 2016

Authors Katie Muhtaris and Kristin Ziemke will help to amplify your literacy curriculum with lessons and guidance for:

  • explicitly teaching kids how to be effective digital readers and thinkers

  • giving students practice with closely reading images, infographics, and video

  • emphasizing student ownership and creativity


Date: Saturday January 23, 2016

Time: 8:30 registration & continental breakfast

9:00 -12:00 CARA Winter Program includes keynote and breakout sessions by grade level cluster

NEW Location: Havlicek Elementary School6401 15th St. Berwyn, IL. 60402

Registration Information

CARA Members: $40.00

Berwyn School District employees: $40.00

CARA Non-Members: $75.00

Price includes conference and membership to both CARA & Illinois Reading Council. $85.00 value!

Students: $25.00

Online registration for this event is now closed. If you want to participate in this conference,
please arrive at Havlicek Elementary School by 8:30 am to register onsite.
Please note that we cannot accept credit cards for onsite registrations.     

   Co-Sponsored by CARA and IRC



Contact Barbara Kent at or call 847-341-3074.