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Recent Events!

Thanks to all who participated!

Recent Event! Saturday, May 7 - Thanks to all who attended, and a special thanks to Roxanne Owens for a fun day of Dr. Seuss!

with Dr. Roxanne Owens


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

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 School

6401 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