The Kent Reading Council shall be a professional organization of individuals concerned with the improvement of reading.
The purposes of the Kent Reading Council are:
1. To enhance and improve the professional development of literacy educators.
2. To improve the quality of reading/language arts at all levels.
3. To sponsor seminars and meetings planned to implement the purposes of the Council.
4. To promote mutual understanding and supportive participation among educators, community members, and parents concerning issues related to literacy.
The Kent Reading Council is a member of both the Michigan Reading Association and the International Reading Association.