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Global Operations

The Global Operations Unit of the International Literacy Association (ILA) works to enhance the professional development and institutional capacity of literacy educators while developing and implementing sustainable partnership programs worldwide. ILA affiliates, established in 86 countries, including 42 developing countries, are independent, organized homegrown structures dedicated to excellence in literacy. As a membership organization, ILA offers a unique model that brings together key elements of successful programs:

  • a strong network of grassroots educators
  • an exceptional corps of first-rate expert literacy volunteers
  • an unmatched reservoir of research-based instructional resources

For more information on ILA's international activities, please contact the Global Operations Unit at intldev@reading.org.

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