Apply for a grant/award today!

The RARC Teachers as Readers Grant is now open for submissions! See more about the grant under the Committees tab found under the About section at the top of the page. You can also click on this link to find out more: 

VSRA also has several grants and awards for teachers and full-time students. Many are due December 15th or January 15th. Apply today!

Register today for the 52nd Annual Conference of the Virginia State Reading Association!


The Virginia State Reading Association will host educators from around the state to unlock the treasures of literacy from March 14-16, 2019 in Norfolk, Virginia at The Norfolk Waterside Marriott & Hilton Norfolk The Main.

During this time, educators will explore all areas of literacy with nationally-known speakers who will share a variety of approached, methods, and strategies. Attendees will immediately be able to incorporate this information into their daily instructional routines.

Be sure to check out the VSRA site for more information about registration and the conference!


Parents and Reading Workshop

RARC is now accepting applications for the 2018-19 Parents and Reading Workshop
Each year, the RARC works with one school to facilitate a Parents and Reading Workshop that includes free books!  Parents and children attend this fall 2018 workshop together and will leave with books to take home. This workshop is designed to help schools with a financial need provide books to families.  A flier is attached with additional information.

Requirements :

● At least one staff member at the school must be a CURRENT RARC member

● Students in the school must have a financial need for books (50% or more reduced lunch)

● Parents must attend the HOUR long RARC workshop at school with their children/students

● School groups, such as Title 1, CIS, PTA, etc., will be invited to support the workshop

Applications due by 3/9/18.  Apply online at: