Welcome to PRTE's Official Web Site
Professors of Reading Teacher Educators (PRTE) is a Special Interest Group (SIG) of the International Reading Association (IRA).
The mission of PRTE is to provide a community for professionals who educate future teachers, including, but not limited to, university faculty and graduate students.
Read the Latest Issue of The Reading Professor
The latest issue of the The Reading Professor is available for download. This is the first issue that is now only available electronically.
PRTE 2014 Call for Proposals & Reviewers
PRTE is currently accepting proposals and applications to review for the 2014 session at the annual convention of IRA in New Orleans. Please visit the 2014 IRA Annual Session tab for more details. The deadline for submitting a proposal is Monday, July 1, 2013. You must be a current member before submitting. Renew your membership today!
IRA 2014 in New Orleans
The 59th Annual Convention of the IRA will be held May 9-12 in New Orleans, LA. Please visit our Annual Session Page for more information on the conference and how to submit a proposal or become a reviewer.
PRTE Welcomes New Officers
PRTE would like to welcome our two new officers. Mary Paxton is our new Membership Chair. She is an Assistant Professor in the Teacher Education Department at Shippensburg University in Pennsylvania. Wally Thompson has also joined PRTE as the Treasurer. He is an Assistant Professor at the New Mexico Highlands University.