Illinois Valley Reading Council

Spring 2019

Webinar at the Theater

Please join us for a night at the theater! IVRC will host a group showing of a Wired Wednesday Webinar from Illinois Reading Council presented by: Gail Boushey and Allison Behne. Their session, CAFE Instruction Model: Assessment through Instruction will help teachers with the current demands of differentiation, conferring, record keeping, and assessment. Wear your comfy clothes and enjoy movie theater snacks while increasing your knowledge of literacy instruction!


Where: Morton Cinemas, 2115 Main Street, Morton

When: April 3, 2019

Time: Registration: 6:00 p.m

Pre-discussion 6:30 p.m.

Webinar: 7-8 p.m

Post-discussion: 8-8:30 p.m.

Free Event/2 clock hours available

RSVP = mr.wharram@gmail.com Please include your EIEIN when registering.

IVRC Executive Board Positions

Please note that most positions held by executive board members of IVRC are available to be filled for the upcoming program year. Currently, Nancy Brush will move into the position of president. If you are interested in serving on the IVRC board as secretary, treasurer, membership chair, or vice president, please let Regetta Wharram (mr.wharram@gmail.com) know so that your name can be included on the upcoming ballot. Getting involved keeps our organization going and fresh with new ideas!

Illinois Reads Event

The Illinois Reads book festival will be held in Waukegan at the Waukgan High School on March 16th! Thirty six authors will be featured at this annual event! Please check the IRC website for more information.

IRC Conference - October 3 and 4, 2019 - Peoria, Illinois