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Speakers and presenters for #CCIRA2020

Meet some of our speakers and presenters for #CCIRA2020! Click on the image to visit the author’s website or click on this link to learn more about them on our Speakers and Presenters page.

Want to advertise or exhibit with us at the upcoming CCIRA 2020 conference on literacy?
Click the button below to apply or view our Advertisers and Exhibitors page for more details.

Don’t forget to Recharge before summer ends!


Recharge! A Northern Colorado CCIRA Teacher Conference

Registration is still open! Join us from 7:30-4:00 at the Loveland Campus of University of Northern Colorado for a day of networking, learning, and to recharge for the new school year.

We have amazing authors such as Mark Ludy, Julie Danneberg, Jennifer Dizmang and Laura Resau. There will also be presentation by many educators on Digital Literacy, Co-teaching, ELL and ESS. Gary Johnston will present about how to get parents involved.

Registration is only $30. Contact Michele Warner at or Rebecca Hoover at for further information, click the button below.

#CCIRA2020 Conference on Literacy


The CCIRA Conference on Literacy is one of the largest in the Rocky Mountain region.
Each year, we host incredible speakers, authors, students, teachers, and vendors who remind us why literacy matters. Join us for the largest collaboration on literacy in the region!

Can't wait until the conference? Get an on-demand dose of inspiration from our blog or our new podcast series!

A Colorado Principal's Perspective

For over 50 years, CCIRA has inspired new teachers, veteran educators, and aspiring educators to reach for greatness and make their classrooms a blend of best practices, research, innovations, and inspiration for all students. ”

— Anne cook, former Conference chair

- Worldwide -

Northern Mariana Islands

...just a few of the places our conference participants have
travelled from!

We Are...

A professional organization of educators and community members dedicated to the promotion and advancement of literacy. We are CCIRA.

Readers. Learners. Teachers. And everyone in between!

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Grants & Awards

We offer many grants and awards throughout the year. Nominate great educators on our Awards page. Apply for grants on our Grants page with our new online forms!


Get Involved

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