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St. James Church 
9045 Vaughn Rd.
Montgomery, AL 36117

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IDA-AL - Denise Gibbs, Conference Registration 
IDA-AL Branch 

 Rise to the Challenge
Fall 2022
Reading Conference

Join us for two days of learning, sharing, and fellowship. We are excited to have nationally recognized literacy expert Nancy Mather; national dyslexia leader, Josh Clark who is the Chair of IDA's Board of Directors; and a variety of Alabama literacy experts joining us as we share ideas and best practices to support students with dyslexia.

Registration Payment Options

You may pay by credit card, by check, or by PURCHASE ORDER.

To pay by PURCHASE ORDER, on the registration screen, select the option to pay by check. Have your business office send a request for a non-member invoice for $225 or a member invoice for $175 to:
Steve Hannum, IDA-AL Treasurer
2022 Rise to the Challenge Fall Reading Conference
2301 First Avenue North, Suite 102
Birmingham, Alabama 35203

Your business office will receive the needed invoice and you may bring the Purchase Order with you to the conference, or they may mail it to us at the above address.  Please call 256-990-5650 if you have any questions.


IDA-AL members can register for our conference for $175 and non-members register for $225. Cost of membership for teachers and for parents is just $50.  Join IDA now tp save $50 on your conference registration!

Conference Hotels

Click the link below to make a reservation at your desired hotel for our discounted rate.

Hampton Inn & Suites East Chase Conference Rate $129 plus tax. Discounted block rate will be held until 9/15/22.

Fairfield Inn & Suites East Chase Conference Rate $125 plus tax.  Discounted block rate will be held until 9/28/22.