MARK YOUR CALENDAR!

UPCOMING MEETING:

POSTPONED DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS
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STAY TUNED FOR FURTHER UPDATES

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Read-A-Thon Week Activities at the Schools




March Newsletter

Read-A-Thon Kick-Off Snapshots



IRA Community Book Fair Snapshots

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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IRA Guam Anthology




HANDOUTS FROM IRA MEETINGS/CONFERENCES

Getting an IRA grant is the perfect opportunity for you to enhance your students' reading experience. For more information, see Vivian Wolff 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!


Application Deadlines: April & October meetings, 11:00 a.m.

IRA Grant Application for SY2019-2020



September 7
October 5
November 15 & 16 - Language Arts Conference
December 14
January 11
February 8 - RAT Kick-Off
March 21
April 18 - Spend It All, Spend It Now
May 2

Monday, November 5, 2018

November 2018 Guam Council IRA Newsletter


IRA Grant Winners


Vivian Wolff, Chairperson of IRA’s Grants Committee, presented checks to Joseph Certeza of St. Francis Catholic School, for his grant project entitled, “Empowering CHamoru Language in the Classroom”, and to Haane Barcinas of Agueda Johnston Middle School, for her grant project entitled, “Addressing Deviant Behavior in Youth & Promoting Student Literacy with Mentor Texts from Authors Across Oceania”.