On 5/13, ILA 2018 registration and hotels will be unavailable from 12:00 PM–9:00 PM ET for site maintenance.
ILA 2020 Registration is Open! Get ready to shape the future of literacy.

Institute Day

Thursday, October 15, 8:00 AM–4:00 PM

The topics are timely; the takeaways practical. Each institute at ILA 2020 offers powerful professional development designed to meet the needs of today’s literacy educators.

Customize your learning experience by selecting from 10 full-day courses, each packed with powerful content and presented by some of the most sought-after experts in the field.

Please note: Institute Day is not included in Core Conference or Intensives Day and requires a separate paid registration. Presenters, times, and topics are subject to change.

AC20 Institute Day

  • Institute 1: ILA 2020 Research Institute: Research Into Practice

  • Institute 2: Engaging With Diverse Texts in Middle and High School Classrooms: Critical Strategies

  • Institute 3: Striving Readers: Voluminous Reading Interventions

  • Institute 4: Responsive Teaching: Creating Conditions to Optimize Literacy Learning

  • Institute 5: Preparing Highly Effective Reading Teachers: The Powerful Impact of University- and School-Based Teacher Educator Partnerships

  • Institute 6: Reading Difficulties and Differences: How Research Can (and Should) Inform Practice

  • Institute 7: Next-Level Comprehension: A Three-Pronged Approach

  • Institute 8: Essential Instructional Approaches in Reading, Writing, Word Study, and Assessment

  • Institute 9: Shaping the Future of Word Study Instruction: Moving Theory and Research Into Practice

  • Institute 10: What’s Hot in Early Literacy Learning: Comprehensive Instructional Approaches for Equitable Classrooms