OCTOBER 6, 2017

Registration open: https://jcll2017.eventbrite.com

The annual Joy of Children’s Literacy and Literature Conference focuses on effective instructional strategies for teaching non-fiction literature. It will be held on October 6, 2017 (9:00 am – 3:30 pm) and is designed for K-12 educators with concurrent sessions led by elementary and middle school teacher leaders. The conference features authors, K-12 educators, and university faculty sharing strategies to enhance literacy instruction and a love of literature.

We’re excited to announce that our Keynote Speaker for 2017 will be celebrated and Newbery Medal winning author Kwame Alexander. We are also pleased to welcome National Book Award finalist Grace Lin!