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Awards & Grants

Corwin Literacy Leader Award

presented by ILA

This award is presented to a district or school administrative literacy leader who has recognized the importance of building a culture of literacy within a school or district by offering literacy professional development, instructional resource support, and/or developing specific literacy programs to build capacity and increase student literacy achievement.

Deadline: March 15, 2019


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Corwin Literacy Leader Award

Recent recipients


Esmeralda Carini

Esmeralda Carini, Hawaii Department of Education, Windward District, Kailua Kalaheo Complex Area



David Wilkie, McVey Elementary School, Newark, DE


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