November 8 - 11, 2018 ~ Louisville, KY
2018 Annual Conference
Seelbach Hilton Hotel
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November 7-10, 2019 ~ Corpus Christi, TX
2019 Annual Conference
Omni Corpus Christi Hotel
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November 5-8, 2020 ~ Santa Fe, NM
2020 Annual Conference
Hilton Santa Fee Buffalo Thunder Resort
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  • low membership dues rate ($100 annually)
  • conference registration discount
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  • leadership opportunities through our divisions, committees & Board
  • professional networking with leaders in literacy research and teaching
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ALER seeks to stimulate the self-development and professional growth of professors, teachers, reading specialists and students at all educational levels. We encourage the continuing improvement of college and university curricula and assist preparation programs for teachers and reading specialists. Our members work at the forefront of policy, pedagogy and practice.  Further, we encourage the continuing improvement of administrative, clinical, diagnostic and instructional practices related to the learning process.
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