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IRA Award for Technology and Reading

Awards to USA & International K-12 Teachers for
Outstanding Use of Technology to Promote Literacy

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International Reading Association

Deadline Date:

01/15/15

Description:

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Awards to USA and international K-12 educators who are making an outstanding and innovative contribution to the use of technology in reading education. There will be one grand-prize winner, seven USA regional winners, one Canadian, and one international winner. All entrants will be eligible for the grand prize regardless of geographic location.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 144028

Number of Grants:

1 Grand Prize Winner; 7 USA Regional Winners; 1 Canadian Winner; 1 International Winner.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

All entrants must be IRA members. See here for more information regarding membership: http://www.reading.org/general/Membership.aspx

All entrants must be educators who work directly with students grades K-12 for all or part of the working day.

Educators who work in public, parochial, or private elementary or secondary schools in the United States, Canada, or other countries (includes U.S. Territories and APO schools) are eligible for the regional awards. All entries are eligible for the grand prize.

The program being described must be complete as of the date of the application. No programs planned for future implementation will be accepted.

Entries incorporating any brand of computers, operating systems, software applications, and other technologies such as TV or video are acceptable.

Pre-Application Information:

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Direct questions to: committees@reading.org

Marcie Craig Post, Executive Director
exec@reading.org

International Reading Association
IRA Award for Technology and Reading
800 Barksdale Road
Newark, DE 19711

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USA: New York City;   New York

International country outside of the USA, Israel and Canada.

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