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
Congratulations to Erinn Criswell and Sarah Dishner, winners of the Literacy Educator Scholarship! These outstanding graduate students attend Portland State University and are making a difference in the literacy lives of their students.
Nominations are closed. Stay tuned to learn more about our 2018 winners. The criteria includes: professional practice; advocacy for literacy education; leadership in professional learning; and attention to diversity. We have honored administrators, classroom teachers, specialists, librarians, etc. at our … Continue reading