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Financial Awards

Financial awards provide assistance for training, professional development, and other early literacy efforts

LitCon PD Awards
The Foundation for Struggling Readers of RRCNA is pleased to announce the availability of professional development awards for LitCon 2021 attendance. The value of each award is up to $500.

Eligibility:  This award is available exclusively to current RRCNA members, including teachers, teacher leaders, university trainers, or district-level administrators who support the implementation of Reading Recovery. This year’s application has closed. Check the LitCon website and social media pages for additional opportunities to attend for free.

Awards provided by:

  • Tenyo Family Foundation
  • Julie Olsen Professional Development Fund
  • Debby Wood Memorial Fund
  • Teacher Leader Professional Development Fund
  • Rose Mary Estice Memorial Fund
  • Minnesota Literacy Professional Development Fund
  • MaryRuth Books
2020-21 Teacher Leader Training Award Recipients

Teacher Leader Training Awards provide financial support for the initial training of Reading Recovery teacher leaders, which consists of a full time, one-year postgraduate course at a Reading Recovery University Training Center. Congratulations to this year’s award recipients.

Crystal Bryant
Union County Schools
Union, South Carolina
Training at Clemson University

Kerin Kuechel
District 47
Crystal Lake, Illinois
Training at National Louis University
Nicole Tschohl
District 196 Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan
Rosemount, Minnesota
Training at National Louis University