CRLA is a professional organization for higher education professionals in the fields of reading, learning assistance, developmental education, tutoring, coaching, and mentoring at the college/adult level in the U.S., Canada, and several other countries.

Conference attendees include college instructors, counselors, advisors, learning assistance program directors, teacher education professors, orientation program directors, first-year staff, and adult literacy professionals. CRLA members work in universities, colleges, community colleges, and technical colleges.

As a sponsor or exhibitor at the CRLA conference, you have the perfect opportunity to network and reach these key decision makers before, during and after the conference, use this opportunity to provide them with the answers and solutions they are looking for.

To view our exhibit and sponsorship offerings, check out our prospectus.

Special Thanks to our 2020 Sponsors and Exhibitors!

Platinum Sponsor



Knack is an award-winning tutoring technology company built to power existing peer tutoring programs or launch new targeted peer tutoring programs, enabling an accessible & equitable tutoring experience that serves all students on campus. To learn more click here.

Gold Sponsor



Engineerica presents Accudemia, our cloud-based center management system that benefits administrators, staff, and students. Through the software, administrators can track and manage both staff and students, automate daily manual operations, and pull relevant reports. An easy-to-use interface that handles virtual or in-person services, appointment scheduling, and collecting feedback from students.

Silver Sponsors


Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, LLC

Taylor & Francis Group publishes specialist academic books and journals. We produce unique, trusted content by expert authors, spreading knowledge and promoting discovery globally. We aim to broaden thinking and advance understanding, providing academics and professionals with a platform to share ideas and realize their individual potential. Click here to view the latest Routledge Education Books & Journals content.


GoBoard Free Tutoring Platform and Tutor Training Courses by Tutor Matching Service

Tutor Matching Service, GoBoard, Tutor Essentials, and StudyEdge are the leading tools for learning centers. Our services include low-cost tutor training courses, study and life skills courses, course content remediation, and FREE scheduling and online tutoring platforms that help you provide accessible tutoring for your students-- using your tutors or accessing our list of 1,300+ university-certified tutors. For more information click here.

Innovative Educators

Innovative Educators is dedicated to providing superior online training focused on critical issues facing students and educators today. Our primary goal is to provide the information, training, and skills necessary to implement positive change on a personal, professional, and institutional level.


The International Center for SI at UMKC

The International Center for Supplemental Instruction at UMKC provides training, resources, and support for SI programs. Created at UMKC in 1973, SI is a specific methodology for peer-led group study that has proven to improve student grades and positively impact retention. To learn more click here.



Retain is an emerging student success platform providing campus tutoring, academic coaching, and student-athlete support software. Retain allows your department to centralize workflows, increase efficiency, and support your students whether in-person or online. Click here to learn more about our product and the institutions that we serve.

Townsend Press

Townsend Press specializes in preparing students for the reading, writing, and vocabulary demands of college—and beyond. Our materials have set the standard for clarity, ease-of-use, and efficacy for college students working to build their English skills. Today our materials are stronger than ever, featuring print and digital options. For more information, click here.

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