Keystone to Reading Book Award – Elementary Awards Deadline Extended

Voting for the Keystone to Reading Elementary Book Awards has been extended to March 31 due to the number of school days lost to weather conditions.

KSRA Earns IRA Award of Excellence

IRA LogoKSRA is proud to learn that we have once again earned the International Reading Association’s Award of Excellence. According to the IRA website, “The Award of Excellence is presented annually by the International Reading Association to state and provincial councils that have distinguished themselves through organizing and implementing a wide range of programs and activities in their state or province that (a) serve and support councils and members, (b) contribute to education, and (c) coincide with and support the programs and goals of the Association.” A special thank you to Anna Landers for compiling the information needed to submit for the award.

Relive the Excitement of the 2013 Conference!


Congratulations to IRA Honor Council Recipients!

Congratulations to the following local councils for earning IRA’s Honor Council Award for 2013:

  • IRA LogoDelaware County Reading Council – 11 years
  • Delaware Valley Reading Association – 31 years
  • Erie Reading Council – 32 years
  • Colonial Association of Reading Educators – 27 years
  • Tri County Reading Council – 23 years
  • Northeastern Pennsylvania Reading Association – 1 year
  • Chester County Reading Association – 22 years

The number of years listed indicates the number of  years that council has earned the award.