The Chicago Area Reading Association is a professional, non-profit organization dedicated to the creation and improvement of literacy programs in schools and communities in the Chicago area.
CARA's members are public, parochial, and private school educators, administrators and parents in the Chicago area. CARA brings together elementary, secondary, and post-secondary educators - all dedicated to improving literacy in their schools and communities. Most CARA members are also members of the Illinois Reading Council and the International Reading Association, the largest organization of reading educators in the world.
Meet the Author Night
award-winning Children's Author
Jan Spivey Gilchrist
Come spend an evening with this talented
Artist, teacher, author, and illustrator!
Thursday, May 16
Chicago Teachers' Center
700 North Halsted
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