Ventura County Reading Association
promoting literacy for all
Ventura County Reading Association

Promoting Literacy for All

VCRA promotes excellence in the teaching of reading and the language arts. A professional organization, VCRA is for teachers, student teachers, administrators, librarians, instructional assistants, parents and others who are committed to fostering literacy in Ventura County.
2018 VCRA Book Grant applications are due December 15, 2017.   Click below for a fillable application.
2018 VCRA Book Grant Application Instructions and Form.docx-3.pdf
click to download and print the paper form

Members in action across Ventura County

WHY JOIN? Membership has benefits!

​Benefits of membership include professional growth opportunities, workshops, literacy events, and receipt California Reading Association's professional peer-reviewed journal The California Reader.

Network with experienced educators from all types of schools and learning environments in and around Ventura County, participate in professional development, showcase student writing and creativity and hear from amazing published authors every year. 

As a member of VCRA, you also have access to exclusive "MEMBERS-ONLY RESOURCES" such as presentation materials and resources from workshops and professional development events.

Members are also eligible to apply for annual GRANT OPPORTUNITIES!