LUTTRELL NAMED ARA'S ADMINISTRATOR IN READING
AAEA member Tracie Luttrelll was recently honored as this year's recipient of the Arkansas Reading Association's Administrator in Reading Award. Principal of Flippin Elementary School, she was presented with a plaque at the ARA's Council Leadership Institute Luncheon July 24 in Searcy on the campus of Harding University. Tracie is credited by those who nominated her as having "changed the world of reading for every student at Flippin" by organizing a summer reading program and by implementing a dyslexia program a year prior to most districts. She also completed training as a dyslexia tester.
Tracie will be presenting a session at the ARA Literacy Conference in November where sessions will be held on such topics as dyslexia, literacy leadership, secondary remediation, and much more.
Tracie Luttrell (left) Flippin Elementary Principal, with Caroline Schenk, ARA's 2014-15 President and Principal at Baldwin Elementary in Paragould.