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Thank You for Joining Us at ILA 2019!

The archived sessions from ILA 2019 are now available free of charge until 11:59 PM ET on October 28, 2019. If you are not currently registered for ILA 2019 Live, you will need to do so before you can access the content.

Once registered, click Watch Archives to access the recorded sessions.


ILA 2019 Live

Nothing beats attending an ILA conference, but for those unable to join us in New Orleans, we're offering the next best thing: ILA 2019 Live!

ILA 2019 Live allows participants to virtually attend a robust and well-rounded program of professional development sessions on their device of choice. Experts, authors, and advocates lead these engaging, thought-provoking sessions on hot topics, best practices, and compelling research in literacy education.

Exclusively for 2019, ILA is offering livestreaming free of charge.

Take advantage of this opportunity to learn from the groundbreaking programming at ILA 2019, no matter where you are!

Livestream sessions:

General Session with Chelsea Clinton, Pedro A. Noguera, Renée Watson, and Hamish Brewer
Friday, October 11, 2019: 8:00 AM–9:30 AM CT

Equity in Education Program: The Intersection of Literacy, Equity, and Social-Emotional Learning
Friday, October 11, 2019: 11:00 AM–12:30 PM CT 

Featured Speaker: Dave Stuart Jr.
Friday, October 11, 2019: 1:00 PM–2:00 PM CT

Featured Speaker: David E. Kirkland
Friday, October 11, 2019: 3:00 PM–4:00 PM CT

What Research Really Says About Teaching Reading – and Why That Still Matters
Saturday, October 12, 2019: 7:00AM–8:30AM CT

Featured Speaker: Tricia Ebarvia
Saturday, October 12, 2019: 9:00 AM–10:00 AM CT

Equity in Education Program: Integrating Social-Emotional Learning in the Literacy Classroom
Saturday, October 12, 2019: 11:00 AM–12:30 PM CT

Featured Speaker: Donalyn Miller
Saturday, October 12, 2019: 1:00 PM–2:00 PM CT

Story, Secrets, and Self: The Power of Shared Narratives in Building Empathy, Nurturing Readers, and Creating Citizens with Kate Messner and Renée Watson
Saturday, October 12, 2019: 3:00 PM–4:00 PM CT

Children's Literature Day: Morning Keynotes with Chad Everett and Linda Sue Park
Sunday, October 13, 2019: 8:00 AM–9:00 AM CT

Children's Literature Day Lunch and Awards with Matt Mendez and Ruta Sepetys
Sunday, October 13, 2019: 11:30 AM–1:00 PM CT


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