Mission StatementThe Portland Reading Council is dedicated to imparting the value of literacy, increasing the understanding of literacy and promoting equitable access to reading and writing in schools and the community. We provide a forum for teachers and community members to explore current literacy theories and practices, thus enhancing the teaching of reading and writing, and promoting lifelong literacy.
Category Archives: Celebrate Literacy 5/5
Building Equity, Excellence, and Engagement with Culturally Responsive Texts: Super Powers to Build Super Readers Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at Mt. Hood Community College Gresham, OR 8:30 am – 3:30 pm How do we affirm children’s strengths and help them … Continue reading
Please join us as we honor four amazing educators
We are thrilled to announce the winners of our annual award:
Would you like to host a professional book group at your school? We have $100 available to off-set the price of books, purchase snacks, etc. Learn more and download an application
We are honored to announce the leadership team of the Portland Reading Council for the new school year. Officers include: Co-Presidents Kari Montgomery and Trish Pazdalski; Secretary Amy Morinville; Treasurer Laura Bush; and Membership Director Penny Plavala