Additional option - Print Publications: $20.00 includes printed copies of the 2 issues of The Florida Reading Journal
The membership year is July 1st - July 30th.
Who We Are
The Florida Reading Association (FRA) began in 1939 and has a network of more than 4,000 educators from all levels. The FRA support Florida professionals by disseminating current literacy research, promoting reading through the association's projects, providing professional development opportunities, and fostering lifelong reading habits. By coming together with a common interest, we create a dynamic presence that resonates throughout Florida. We invite all who share our vision to join in our effort.
All FRA Councils are affiliated with the International Reading Association (IRA). These ties lend organizational and program support. With more than 70,000 members in more than 100 countries, IRA provides both national and global perspectives. The IRA is a recognized world leader in literacy issues and actively addresses these issues in developing countries.
Benefits of Membership in the Florida Reading Association
FRA keeps its members up-to-date on literacy matters through a wide array of publications. Membership in the association includes electronic journal and newsletter subscriptions. Florida Reading Association publishes
The Florida Reading Association Annual Conference, planned for the benefit of FRA members, is the premier professional conference in the state of Florida. The FRA conference features
The Florida Reading Association takes an interest in issues that affect literacy instruction at both the state and national levels.
Additionally, the FRA supports its members and councils with various grants.. The $500 - $1,000 scholarship is awarded annual. FRA recognizes the literacy contributions of local reading councils and of individuals through a series of awards.
The FRA promotes worldwide literacy through various international literacy projects.
Each year children in K-2 Florida classrooms read (or participate in a read-aloud) and vote on their favorite book. In addition to sponsoring the voting, the FRA provides teachers with activities to accompany the reading of each book.
Students in Florida middle and high schools are invited to create a reading poster based on selected motivational themes. Winning posters are published on our website and as covers on the FRJ.
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PO Box 151555 Cape Coral, FL 33915