Mission Statement:

The mission of PRTE is to facilitate the professional collaboration of reading professors in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in order to support each other’s research and practice as well as to monitor and to advocate for the certification standards of reading professionals and to influence those standards with current research and practice.


During the KSRA conference, PRTE will host events on Monday, October 9th. Please see the schedule below and please rsvp if you plan to attend the luncheon. We are looking forward to these exciting events!

Monday, Oct. 9th

10:00a-11:00a– PRTE Session: Effective Online Learning Strategies for Literacy Instructors Presented by: Lisa Gordan (Magnolia A)

11:15a-12:15p– Pennsylvania Reading Teacher Educators Research Round Table Discussions (Magnolia A)

12:30p-2:00p– PRTE lunch meeting (Empire A)

Please RSVP if you plan to attend the lunch meeting by emailing Michelle Sobolak at mjsobolak@pitt.edu Lunch is open to all PRTE members.

We cannot accept RSVPS for non-members.

Please RSVP by Monday, Oct. 2nd!!