Christopher W. Johnson
What is the Minnesota Academy of Reading?
Background and Mission Statement
Our members are K-12 teachers and higher education professors, mostly the latter, with extensive research, teaching, and publication experience. However, this is an inclusive group, open to any interested reading professional.
Becoming a Member of the Minnesota Academy of Reading
To become a member of the Minnesota Academy of Reading, first join the Minnesota Reading Association and then identify MAR as your local council. A printable membership form is also available.
Past Event Highlights
MAR January Symposium 2022
Honoring Dr. Lori Helman's Contributions to Literacy
MAR Online Policy and Issues Symposium
Critical Issues in Literacy 2021
MAR provided resources and held an online session to address critical issues in literacy including:
Minnesota Dyslexia Legislation:
What does it mean for us?
Please click on the presentation links below to view the MAR Symposium from January 31, 2020.
MAR Symposium Jan 31, 2020- Distinguished Honoree: https://cloud.swivl.com/v/9584e712e27b7349d2115030c66b9a7f
MAR Symposium Jan 31- Key Speaker Amy Schulting: https://cloud.swivl.com/v/8cdd6f155a5e2a2bd5d8555e3c1f2efb
MAR Book Talk recording: https://cloud.swivl.com/v/8575e67a1e4c762df26742f5eee338a7
For more information, contact:
Lisa Krall at firstname.lastname@example.org
2014 Board Minutes