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<br /> CONFERENCEPREVIEW<br /> PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE<br /> Hello, Everyone!<br /> As President of the International Reading Association, it is my pleasure<br /> to invite you to the Association's 59th Annual Conference in New<br /> Orleans, Louisiana, May 9–12, 2014. We chose Reading…The Teachable<br /> Moment, the theme of this year's program, to honor the remarkable<br /> nature of teaching and all who engage in it.<br /> Maureen McLaughlin<br /> IRA President<br /> TABLE OF CONTENTS<br /> General Session Speakers..........................3<br /> Easy Ways to Register<br /> and Book Your Hotel .................................... 4<br /> Teaching Edge................................................. 6<br /> Featured Speakers........................................ 8<br /> Institutes ..........................................................10<br /> Author Luncheons......................................... 11<br /> Research Sessions....................................<a title="2014 Conference Preview page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6ceb3a22?page=1"> CONFERENCEPREVIEW</a> <a title="2014 Conference Preview page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6ceb3a22?page=2"> PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE Hello, Everyone! As Pres</a> <a title="2014 Conference Preview page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6ceb3a22?page=3"> Opening General Session – Saturday, May 10 Jeff K</a> <a title="2014 Conference Preview page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6ceb3a22?page=4"> REGISTRATION The IRA Conference is better than e</a> <a title="2014 Conference Preview page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6ceb3a22?page=5"> REGISTRATION IS EASY: Register by April 14, 2014 </a> <a title="2014 Conference Preview page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6ceb3a22?page=6"> 6 IRA 2014 CONFERENCE PREVIEW • WWW.IRACONFER</a> <a title="2014 Conference Preview page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6ceb3a22?page=7"> INNOVATIVE. ILLUMINATING. INSPIRING. YOU WON’T WA</a> <a title="2014 Conference Preview page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6ceb3a22?page=8"> RICHARD ALLINGTON Closing the Rich/Poor Reading A</a> <a title="2014 Conference Preview page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6ceb3a22?page=9"> FEATURED SPEAKERS MARYELLEN VOGT & JANA ECHE</a> <a title="2014 Conference Preview page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6ceb3a22?page=10"> INSTITUTES IRA 2014 OFFERS ELEVEN INSTITUTES—EI</a> <a title="2014 Conference Preview page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6ceb3a22?page=11"> Up Close and Purposeful: Teaching Students to Cri</a> <a title="2014 Conference Preview page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6ceb3a22?page=12"> RESEARCH SESSIONS FRIDAY, MAY 9 9 AM–5 PM IRA</a> <a title="2014 Conference Preview page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6ceb3a22?page=13"> RESEARCH POSTER SESSIONS Poster sessions are perf</a> <a title="2014 Conference Preview page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6ceb3a22?page=14"> IRA MEMBERSHIP An IRA Membership can give you th</a> <a title="2014 Conference Preview page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6ceb3a22?page=15"> 100% Online Master's degrees in READING &</a> <a title="2014 Conference Preview page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6ceb3a22?page=16"> BECAUSE ALL TEACHERS ARE LEADERS Harvey “Smokey” </a>