Request for Proposals

The focus of this conference is on best practices, research, and instructional strategies for empowering our striving readers and writers. This includes effective interventions and best practices that facilitate scaffolding and differentiated instruction within a comprehensive literacy framework.

The deadline for proposal submissions has passed. You will receive an email when your proposal is received and another email in June 2019 indicating if your proposal has been accepted. Proposals may be accepted after the deadline at the discretion of the conference coordinators. All parts of the proposal must be completed. Accepted presentations may occur Friday, November 15th (9 am – 6 pm) and Saturday, November 16th (8 am – 1 pm). If you have any questions, please email

As a professional, nonprofit organization, NYSRA is unable to reimburse program participants for any expenses. Presenters will still need to register and pay for the conference.