Special Interest Groups

Special Interest Groups (SIGs) provide a forum for literacy professionals to share information about specific areas and also serve as a resource for professional growth. Membership in these groups (listed below) is open to all members of the International Literacy Association. If you're interested in joining a SIG, please log in to your ILA account and then click here.

SIG Activity Report Form

SIG Membership Roster Template

List of Special Interest Groups

Balanced Reading Instruction
http://www.balancedliteracyinstruction.com

Canadian SIG on Literacy
http://www.cnirac.ca

Children's Literature and Reading
http://www.clrsig.org

College Literacy and Learning
http://j-cll.org

Concern for Affect in Reading Education (CARE)

Content Area Reading
http://content-reading.org

Disabled Reader

District Literacy Leadership (DiLL)
https://districtliteracyleadership.weebly.com

Foundation Reading Skills
http://foundationalskills.org

Indigenous Peoples

IRA/Rotary International Partnerships

Language Experience: Literacy Across the Disciplines
http://languageexperienceapproach.weebly.com

Leadership Educ. & Dev. for Educators in Reading (LEADER)
https://sites.google.com/site/readingleadersorg

Literacy and Social Responsibility
http://www.csulb.edu/misc/l-sr/index.html

Literacy Development in Young Children
https://sites.google.com/view/ldyc-sig

Mastery Learning

Organization of Teacher Educators in Reading
http://oter.coedu.usf.edu

Professors of Literacy and Teacher Education (PLTE)
http://www.pltesig.org

Readability
http://groups.google.com/group/readability_SIG

Reading for Gifted and Creative Students

Secondary Reading/Adolescent Literacy Interest Group of ILA
http://www.secondaryreadinginterestgroup.com

Specialized Literacy Professionals
http://www.literacyprofessional.org

Teaching as a Researching Profession

Technology in Literacy Education