Call for Session Proposals

We invite you to submit a proposal for our 30th Literacy for All Conference to be held in Providence, RI on October 20-22, 2019.

As the leading literacy and Reading Recovery conference in the Northeast, Literacy for All includes more than 100 workshops for grades PreK-8, which cover a wide range of topics, such as:

  • Vocabulary Instruction
  • Phonics/Word Study
  • Assessment
  • Genre Study
  • Coach/Principal Team
  • Best Practices of Reading Recovery Teaching and More

To submit a proposal, please complete our online form. If we select your session, the lead speaker in your session can attend the Literacy for All Conference for free on Monday and Tuesday. Submission deadline is November 30, 2018.

Our Attendees

The Literacy for All Conference draws more than 1,500 PreK–8 literacy and Reading Recovery educators. The attendees are professionals who come to us from New England, across the nation, and abroad, including:

  • Classroom Teachers
  • Reading and Literacy Specialists
  • Reading Teachers
  • Title I Teachers
  • Principals and Assistant Principals
  • Special Education Teachers
  • Reading Recovery Teachers

Types of Presentations

We are looking for proposals for 90-minute sessions.

  • Conference Strands

    We are looking for sessions that cover the following topics:

    • Reading Recovery
    • Common Core State Standards
    • Administrators/School Leaders
    • Classroom Literacy (PreK–K, K–2, 3–6, 5–8)
    • Technology and Literacy
    • Literacy Coaching
    • Children's Literature and Authors
    • Additional Guidelines
      • Please be prepared to give contact information for yourself and any co-presenters, including a bio and reference information before starting the online application.
      • Provide a session title and description as you would like it to appear in the conference brochure. Please keep your description within a maximum of 75 words. We will need a brief outline for all sessions.
      • Conference registration fee for Monday and Tuesday is waived for one presenter per session only, unless the presentation is repeated.
      • You can submit multiple proposals.
    If you have any questions, please contact the Literacy for All Conference team