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Jun 15, 2020, 17:12 ET ILA Partners With #KidLit4BlackLives Community On Virtual Town Hall For Teachers And Families

The International Literacy Association (ILA), in partnership with Kwame Alexander, award-winning children's book author and founding editor of...


Jan 28, 2020, 12:21 ET International Literacy Association Opens Call For Editors; Introduces New Editorship Model

The International Literacy Association (ILA) announced a call for editors for two of its leading, peer-reviewed journals today: The Reading Teacher...


Jan 22, 2020, 16:32 ET International Literacy Association's 2020 What's Hot In Literacy Report Finds Barriers In Education, Support Needed For Educators

A new report released today by the International Literacy Association (ILA) reveals that only 34% of teachers surveyed felt equipped by their teacher ...


May 28, 2019, 12:00 ET International Literacy Association And Children's Book Council To Partner On Young Adults' Choices List

The International Literacy Association (ILA) and the Children's Book Council (CBC) are pleased to announce that they will be expanding their...


May 01, 2019, 17:15 ET International Literacy Association's (ILA) 2019 Choices Reading Lists Highlight "Own Voices" Texts

The International Literacy Association (ILA) released today the 2019 Choices Reading Lists, an annual best-of selection of children's and young...


Feb 19, 2019, 15:02 ET Chelsea Clinton, Pedro A. Noguera And Others To Speak At Global Literacy Conference In New Orleans

Chelsea Clinton tops the list of notable speakers at the International Literacy Association (ILA) 2019 Conference, to be held in New Orleans, LA,...


Jan 07, 2019, 15:09 ET Global 30 Under 30 List Honors Literacy Leaders From 13 Countries

The International Literacy Association (ILA), a global advocacy and membership organization advocating for evidence-based literacy instruction and...


Dec 04, 2018, 13:19 ET Michigan State Board Of Education Incorporates ILA's Standards 2017 Into New Teacher Preparation Standards

The Michigan State Board of Education recently approved new teacher preparation standards for lower elementary (pre-K–3) and upper elementary (3–6)...


Sep 07, 2018, 15:56 ET International Literacy Association (ILA) Launches Global Campaign on Children's Rights to Read

Today, the International Literacy Association (ILA) launched a new initiative aimed at ensuring every child has access to the education,...


Jul 26, 2018, 15:04 ET International Literacy Association Recognizes Top Children's and Young Adult Titles at Annual Awards Ceremony

The International Literacy Association (ILA) announced the winners of the ILA Children's and Young Adults' Book Awards on Monday at the ILA 2018...


Jul 23, 2018, 16:32 ET International Literacy Association Announces Winners of William S. Gray Citation of Merit, Other Awards at Annual Conference

The International Literacy Association (ILA) presented the William S. Gray Citation of Merit to Nell K. Duke, a professor in literacy, language, and...


May 15, 2018, 03:16 ET International Literacy Association (ILA) Unveils Updated Standards For Literacy Professionals

Published yesterday, the International Literacy Association's Standards for the Preparation of Literacy Professionals 2017 (Standards 2017) are the...


May 01, 2018, 04:45 ET International Literacy Association's (ILA) 2018 Choices Reading Lists Help Diversify Bookshelves

The International Literacy Association (ILA) today announced the winning titles of the 2018 Choices reading lists: an annual selection of outstanding ...


Jan 08, 2018, 03:00 ET International Literacy Association's Latest Brief Promotes Best Practices And Policies In Early Literacy Education Programs

Too often, strategic planning in early literacy education is ineffective because programs are fragmented, inconsistent and underfunded, according to...


Sep 08, 2017, 09:21 ET International Literacy Association Seeks Nominations For Next 30 Under 30 List

The International Literacy Association (ILA) is accepting nominations for its next list of 30 Under 30 literacy leaders. Launched in 2015, the...


Jul 19, 2017, 15:00 ET International Literacy Association (ILA) Forum Primes Educators to Discuss Race Issues in the Classroom

With the increased number and visibility of tragedies triggered by race issues, many educators are finding themselves unprepared for discussions...


May 03, 2017, 11:54 ET International Literacy Association Releases 2017 Choices Reading Lists

The International Literacy Association (ILA) announced the winning titles of the 2017 Choices Reading Lists: a trusted selection of the best new...


Jan 11, 2017, 09:48 ET Global Survey of Educators Reveals Gap in Literacy Priorities

The International Literacy Association's (ILA) 2017 What's Hot in Literacy survey findings, released today, reveal wide gaps between what educators...


Sep 01, 2016, 09:00 ET International Literacy Association Unveils Second Annual 30 Under 30 List

The International Literacy Association (ILA), a global advocacy and membership organization dedicated to advancing literacy for all, announced today...


Jun 28, 2016, 09:02 ET International Literacy Association Convenes Global Literacy Community at ILA 2016 Conference & Exhibits

The International Literacy Association (ILA) will bring together thousands of global literacy community members to learn, engage, and connect at the...


Mar 29, 2016, 12:26 ET The International Literacy Association Releases Roadmap To Evaluate And Implement Literacy Education Reform

By what criteria can any of the many current proposals for literacy education reform be considered sound? The question is crucial, as the future of...


Mar 14, 2016, 12:00 ET The International Literacy Association Is Now Accepting Nominations For Its 2016 30 Under 30 List

The International Literacy Association (ILA), a global advocacy and membership organization dedicated to advancing literacy for all, is seeking...


Oct 08, 2015, 09:28 ET The International Literacy Association Defines Unique Roles Of School-based Specialized Literacy Professionals

The International Literacy Association (ILA) today issued a position statement based on recently published research[i] that organizes school-based...


Sep 01, 2015, 09:00 ET International Literacy Association Unveils Inaugural 30 Under 30 List

The International Literacy Association (ILA), a global advocacy and membership organization dedicated to advancing literacy for all, announced today...


Aug 18, 2015, 09:59 ET International Literacy Association Task Force On Teacher Preparation Releases Preliminary Report On Landscape Of State-Level Standards For Literacy Instruction

The International Literacy Association (ILA) today issued the first of a two-part report by its Teacher Preparation Task Force reviewing preparation...