The 18th European Conference on Reading! Jönköping, Sweden, August 6-9, 2013
Go for more information on the European Conference on Reading 2013 to the Conference Page
- Update 07/05/13 concerns Travel to Jönköping
- The first preliminary programme will be on SCIRA’s website soon
- Update (22/03/13) concerns registration fee
- You can download the Program outline European Conference on Reading 2013 here or on the conference page.
We keep you informed.
The theme of this year’s conference is Language, Literacy and Literature: Re-imagining Teaching and Learning.
The 37th RAI Annual International Conference takes place in the Marino Institute of Education, Dublin from September 26th -28th 2013.
This year’s keynote speakers are Catherine Snow, Professor of Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education and Robert Dunbar, Children’s book critic and Former Head of English in CICE.
For more information download the Call for papers RAI conference 2013
Take a look at INNOVATE13. Designed to capture the collective learning of Innovate 2013. Grow your ideas here. The physical conference will be held in Sao Paulo, Brazil this month (January 19-21, 2013) While there will be educators physically traveling to Sao Paulo, you can attend virtually. I will be there and I hope to meet a lot of you too.
Virtual Participants: No travel costs are involved, NO registration fees are required. Make a commitment to
- mark your calendar to be able to participate. January 19-21, 2013
- find a dedicated “conference attendance” time. Use that time to read through the Twitter stream/hashtag, Ning activities generated through the conference, resources being shared.
- ACTIVELY participate versus PASSIVELY consuming information. Contribute resources, your own perspective, thoughts and experience.
- make strategic connections with physical attendees. (more…)
Welcome to the 18th European Conference on Reading!
In Jönköping, Sweden, August 6-9, 2013
The Conference 2013 is held at the University of Jönköping. The university is located in the city centre with a walking distance to the rail station and the city centre.
The conference is arranged by SCIRA (Swedish Council of International Reading Association), in cooperation with School of Education and Communication, Jönköping University, IDEC (International Reading Association’s International Development in Europe Committee) and FELA (Federation of European Literacy Associations)
Venue: School of Education and Communication, Jönköping University
Registration fee before 15 May 2013 1350 SEK (160 €), after 15 May 2013 1550 SEK (180 €)
Accompanying person: 650 SEK (82 €)
Deadline for Proposals: 1 November 2012
Detailed information at www.destinationjonkoping.se/scira or www.scira.nu
Conference Theme: New Challenges – New Literacies
Donald Leu, University of Connecticut, USA
Jackie Marsh, Sheffield University, UK
Elsie Anderberg, Jönköping University, Sweden
Stefan Samuelsson, Linköping University, Sweden (more…)
58th Annual IRA Convention in San Antonio: April 19-22, 2013
Learn more at www.iraconvention.org
We just made the minutes of the IDEC wintermeeting 2012 available for you.
Go to the Vienna IDEC Meeting page and there it is.
Thank you for your interest in IDEC
More information from 16th Nordic Reading Conference 13 – 14 June 2012 in Reykjavik
Motivation, creativity, more reading
For more information see the conference page
Started a new Forum on the Conference and FELA / IDEC meetings in Iceland, next June.
Please use this Forum to discuss things beforehand.
IDEC just had a wonderful workshop on using technology to improve the ways we can share information en collaborate online.
More details later.