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UPCOMING MEETING:

STAY TUNED!

HAVE A GREAT SUMMER, AND WE'LL SEE YOU NEXT COUNCIL YEAR!

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May Newsletter


May Meeting Celebration Snapshots

Congratulations Guam IRA on your 50th Anniversary, 2018 Read-A-Thon Winners, and Newly-Elected Officers! We applaud your mission of promoting literacy throughout Guam and in Micronesia. Enjoy the following snapshots!



Read-A-Thon 2018 Kick-Off Snapshots


Language Arts Conference - Dec. 1 & 2




Guam IRA Donates Children's Books to Organizations -

On November 18, 2017, the Guam Council of the International Reading Association donated books to three organizations during its 17th Annual Community Book Fair held at the Agana Shopping Center. The organizations that received the book donation include the Micronesian Resource Center; Philippine School; and Pacific Islands Bilingual Bicultural Association.

Guam IRA Donation to organizations on November 18, 2017: Pictured L-R: Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera, Guam IRA Webmaster and Immediate Past President; Rufina Mendiola, Pacific Islands Bilingual Bicultural Association (PIBBA) member; Aileen Namelo, Micronesia Resource Center Project Manager; Rose Cruz Castro, Guam IRA President; Liwanag Dominguez, Philippine school representative; and Geri Charfauros, Guam IRA Treasurer.
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Inaugural IRA Anthology


Getting an IRA grant is the perfect opportunity for you to enhance your students' reading experience. For more information, see Martha Sudo at the Grants table.

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Click on the following links to access important grant information and the IRA grant application, which are now Word-ready! Just download them, and you are ready to type!


IRA Grant Schedule for SY2017-2018

IRA Grant Application for SY2017-2018



September 2018

Monday, November 19, 2012

IRA Board Members Present at the PIALA Conference

IRA Board members presented at the 22nd Annual Pacific Islands Association of Libraries, Archives, and Museums Conference. Pictured L-R: Nel Pendon-Limtiaco and Jennifer Woodard.
IRA Webmaster, Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera and IRA member, Lois Taitano Gumataotao, presented at the 25th Annual Regional Language Arts Conference.



Pictued L-R:  Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera and Lois Taitano Gumataotao during their presentation titled Digital Storytelling with Young English Language Learners.

Pictured L-R:  Lois Taitano Gumataotao and Dr. Matilda Naputi Rivera during their presentation titled  Creatively Differentiating Instruction for Pacific Island Students.

Sunday, November 18, 2012

Language Arts Conference a Success!

The 25th Annual Regional Language Arts Conference held November 16 and 17, 2012 at UOG and Guam Marriott Resort was a huge success!  The literacy-filled presentations and inspirational keynote speech by CNN Hero of the Year, Efren Penaflorida, were memorable.  Enjoy the following snapshots!