CARR   Connecticut Association for Reading Research
International Reading Association Honor Council    2003 - present

Home     Board   Our Mission   CARReader   Membership   Events   Awards & Grants    Legislation   CRA Events  Links  


We are in the process of updating our website in order to better serve your needs.
Thank you for your patience!


The Connecticut Association for Reading Research (CARR) is a special interest council of the International Reading Association (IRA) and an affiliate of the Connecticut Reading Association (CRA). CARR is a professional organization concerned with the improvement of reading.

The Connecticut Association for Reading Research is a dynamic organization that includes: classroom teachers, special education teachers, reading specialists, consultants, administrators, supervisors, college teachers, media specialists and students.


Annual Spring Research Celebration and Breakfast
May 16, 2015
Angelo’s on Main, 289 South Main Street, West Hartford, CT

2015 Wirth-Santoro Award for Outstanding Literacy Research recipients:
Alicia Wetherbee, Monique Golden, Amanda Lynch, and Jasmine Rudd
(with Dr. Catherine Kurkjian, Advisor) will share their research:

"Accountable Talk in the Classroom: Educators Make Shifts to
Encourage Instructional Discourse Patterns that Promote Accountable Discourse"

2014 Beverly Pearson Memorial Grant for Action Research recipient,
Sara Kelley, will share her research:
"Inside Information: Understanding Informational Text Through Writing"

8:30-9:00 Registration
9:00-10:30 Research Celebration and Breakfast

Click here to register and see other upcoming events!

Click here for information on how to apply for:

The Beverly Pearson Memorial Grant for Action-Research

2015 Wirth-Santoro Award for Literacy Research

Join CARR Now

Contact Us

Aggie Burns, CARR President

Gail Thibodeau, CARR Treasurer


Connect With US!

 RSS  Flickr  YouTube

International Reading Association

Questions or comments about the website?   Email the webmaster
Copyright ©2015 CARR  All Rights Reserved.  

Site Meter