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    Message from the President

    Happy Fall to our MRA members and educators throughout Massachusetts! Autumn is always a time of great energy and excitement as we begin the new school year. We hope that you will turn to MRA as a source of information and professional learning throughout this year. If you haven’t done ...

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    International Literacy Day

    Monday, September 8, 2014 is International Literacy Day. IRA has chosen the theme “Lift Off to Literacy” to inspire students to reach for the stars this school year. They have partnered with the NASA and the International Space Station to encourage students to commit to 60 additional seconds of literacy ...

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    Message from the President

     As the MRA president for the 2014-2015 year, I welcome you to our website and hope that the information you find here can inform your work and encourage you to seek out events held by our local councils and become involved with one of our special interest committees. The theme for ...

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    Studies and Research Paper

    The MRA Studies & Research Committee study on Massachusetts teachers’ thoughts about technology and their integration of technology with literacy instruction is now available! Pamela Mason, Past President, and Valerie Shinas, Co-chairs, have prepared a report titled: Examining Teachers' Perceptions About and Integration of Technology MRA 2014. Go to the ...

Message from the President

Posted on October - 19 - 2014
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Happy Fall to our MRA members and educators throughout Massachusetts! Autumn is always a time of great energy and excitement as we begin the new school year. We hope that you will turn to MRA as a source of information and professional learning throughout this year. If you haven’t done  [ Read More ]

Fall Institute Cancelled

Posted on September - 10 - 2014
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We thank you for your interest in MRA’s Fifth Fall Institute that was to be held Saturday, November 1, 2014 at Quinsigamond Community College in Worcester. However, due to a lack of minimum required registrations we must cancel this event. We apologize for the inconvenience.

International Literacy Day

Posted on September - 7 - 2014
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Monday, September 8, 2014 is International Literacy Day. IRA has chosen the theme “Lift Off to Literacy” to inspire students to reach for the stars this school year. They have partnered with the NASA and the International Space Station to encourage students to commit to 60 additional seconds of literacy  [ Read More ]

MRA Reads June 2014

Posted on June - 11 - 2014
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Looking for some summer reading suggestions? Do you want something light or to catch up on a professional book? This list was generated by the MRA Board of Directors during a  recent board meeting. Enjoy this list of some children’s, books, some young adult, some adult, fiction, non-fiction and  professional  [ Read More ]