Annual Conference 2021

Update: September 13, 2020

The MRA Board and Conference Planning Committee are making decisions about the venue, format, and timing of our March 2021 conference, and information will be posted here soon.

MRA Announces 2020-21 Grants

The Michigan Reading Association has set aside funds to support Michigan literacy events, activities, and projects. Each annual grant award may range from $50 to $500. Organizations may apply for more than one grant but all applications may not be awarded money. Due to limited funds, some grants may not receive full funding.

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Powerful Partnerships

Creating partnerships with other state organizations

Collective Action

Continuing to be the "go to" organization for educational issues regarding literacy

Supporting Professionals in their Growth

Providing ongoing, sustainable professional development to the educators in Michigan

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The Michigan Reading Association is an organization of people who believe that literacy is the key to transferring people's lives. Chartered in 1956 by the International Reading (Literacy) Association, MRA has grown to be the leader in providing literacy resources to teachers, parents and universities.

Offering conferences, publications, awards, grants, and a network of professional educators across the state of Michigan, MRA is your organization.

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