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Goal 1: Literacy
To support the efforts of teachers in the utilization of sound teaching practices in reading. To promote and encourage the growth of reading as a lifelong accomplishment for the citizenry of Mississippi. To promote and encourage sound reading research.
Goal 2: Professional Development
To encourage quality professional development for reading professionals. To encourage local councils to actively support and provide training to local school's. To maintain a recognition program for members for outstanding service to MRA, IRA and the local councils.
Goal 3: Advocacy
To develop a strategic agenda for advocacy to further support teachers in the use of sound teaching practices in the area of reading. To develop a state presence as a professional organization.
Goal 4: Awards
To continue to complete requirements awards outlined by MRA Bylaws. To research ways to utilize MRA funds as awards that support the purposes of the organization.
Goal 5: Technology
To develop a website that will provide support and enhance communciation. To utilize technology and connectivity to encourage international projects.
Blue Mountain Council
Pine Belt Council
Lowndes County Council
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