Library Early Literacy Advocates

Abbreviation: 
LELA

Library Early Literacy Advocates (LELA) is a public library networking group comprised of early literacy professionals who support each other's efforts as they explore, evaluate, and create opportunities to raise awareness throughout their communities, utilizing proven practices and evidence-based research in the areas of early literacy, early learning, and brain development.

Meetings: 

This group meets quarterly (January, April, August, and November) on Thursday afternoons at various libraries.

Email/Communications: 

Contact Terri Norstrom at tnorstrom@cooklib.org to be added to the LELA Google Group.

Contact: 
Library Types: 
Public
Category: 
Advocacy
Literacy
Member Networking Group
Youth and Young Adult Services
Geographical Area: 
Chicago