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September 9, 2021

3:45-5:45 PM 

CCRA/ACRA Kick-Off Webinar

 “Exploring the Power of Story in Times of Turmoil and Transformation”

Speaker and Author of My Yellow Balloon  Tiffany Papageorge

Free for CRA members. Non-members cost is $30 which includes CRA membership, quarterly periodical The California Reader, and discount to CRA Conference October 22-23, 2021.

Space limited to 100.  Register now!  $5 late fee for registering after September 1st.

We offer one semester unit from UOP (fee $80) for attending and completing a short reflection.

 Win an autographed copy of My Yellow Balloon!   When you register, enter names of friends who may join CRA. Get a chance to win this book if 3 of them join CRA.  Any principal who sponsors 5 new members will get an autographed copy for their school in English & Spanish.

Thanks to these California Reading Association Chapters for co-sponsoring this inspiring event: Ventura, San Mateo, Placer Area, Gateway, Santa Clara/Mendicino, Los Angeles, Inland Empire, Greater San Diego, Santa Cruz and E. Mojave.

Coming Soon!

More CCRA Webinars  

Earn a 1/3 of a semester unit for attending each of these webinars.

 Topics to be determined soon.

Speakers & dates TBD soon.

CRA Conference


California Reading Association News

Earn 2 units at Oct. 22 & 23 2021 CRA  Conference.  Keynoter Fri. 6-7 PM Donalyn Miller The Book Whisperer sponsored by American Literacy Corp.  (ALC gives talented teachers $2000 awards plus $500 to a school literacy project). Popular author panel is back on Friday 7-8 PM plus many talented speaker sessions on Saturday.  Please sign up early.  Group rate available!


 Video of Author Deb Rose posted!

Thursdays 3:30-5 PM 

CCRA Meetings

Free events TBD

Virtual Now; Concord Library 2900 Salvio St. Concord, CA 94519 when SIP is lifted

Earn Semester Units for $80 each by attending  & chatting throughout 3 webinars 3:45-5:15 Pm

Free quality books for your classroom library

Monthly blogging on Conscious Discipline Book Club for 1 unit: post on @ccreadingassociation on Facebook



By Becky Baily

May 2022

Officer Installation & Awards Party

Celebrate Literacy – Honoring Deserving Members

Join us may 2022


2020-2021 CCRA Book & Podcast Reviews

Register to Review a Book or podcast & earn a unit 

Click Register to do a 10-15 minute talk on a Professional Development book or an Angela Watson Podcast

Space is limited to sign up NOW please!   

John Farrell

Singer & Author

Featured at Kick off Meeting 9/10/20