Goals

  • Advocacy:  Develop tools, strategies, and interest to motivate WSRA members to engage in advocacy efforts to improve research, policy and practices for literacy programs that best serve students, families, and educators.
  • Communication: Provide leadership in addressing issues and trends in reading and communication arts to inform educators, administrators, families, and community members.
  • Membership: Develop and strengthen an active and diverse membership.
  • Partnership: Create partnerships that foster literacy in the home, school, community, and workplace.
  • Professional Development: Encourage professional growth opportunities for families, educators, administrators and community members.
  • Research: Promote and disseminate research findings that will strengthen and support the best practices for instruction in the communication arts.