About LRA


The Louisiana Reading Association is one of the state associations of the International Literacy Association (ILA), the largest association of subject-matter specialists in the world. LRA and ILA promote and support reading research, reading development, and advancement of literacy statewide, nationwide, and worldwide.

Mission Statement

The mission statement for Louisiana Reading Association is to improve the quality of literacy for all.

LRA’s Position on the Common Core State Standards

The Benefits of LRA Membership

LRA Bylaws May 2018

LRA Strategic Action Plan 2019-2020

LRA Policy Manual

LRA Strategic Action Plan 2018-2019

LRA Parishes by District

LRA Council Numbers