Friday, December 7, 2012

Event: Karen Lynn Williams at NCTE 2012

Many Genres One Craft contributor and Children's book author Karen Lynn Williams was a guest speaker and panelist at the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) 2012 Conference in Las Vegas, NV.

The annual event brings together librarians, educators, parents, writers, editors, and publishers to discuss the future of education in English Studies, Literacy, and Language Arts.

Among her many appearances, Karen served on the panel Books That Make a Difference: Kids Taking Action for Social Justice with author Deborah Ellis and illustrator Floyd Cooper.

Karen has written many multi-cultural picture books, including Circles of Hope and Galimoto.

For more about Karen's time at NCTE and to read an excerpt from her speech, visit her blog, Williams Writes.

No comments:

Post a Comment