Raleigh-Durham, NC

Location Info

Event Date: 
July 12
Venue: 
Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Convention Center
Address: 
4700 Emperor Boulevard Durham, NC 27703
Venue Phone: 
(919) 941-5050

Featured Speakers

Carmen Agra Deedy is the author of eleven books for children, including The Library Dragon, The Cheshire Cheese Cat, Martina the Beautiful Cockroach, and 14...
 
Matt de la Peña is the New York Times bestselling author of Last Stop on Market Street, illustrated by Christian Robinson which won the Newbery Medal...
 
Donalyn Miller taught upper elementary and middle school students in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and was a finalist for 2010 Texas Elementary Teacher of the...
 
John Schumacher (AKA Mr. Schu) is a blogger, a part-time lecturer at Rutgers University, and the Ambassador of School Libraries for Scholastic Book Fairs. He...
 

Workshop Presenters

Dr. Kim Parker supervises pre-service teachers at Shady Hill School in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Her research explores the literacy practices of...

Nicole has been an educator for 20 years and has served as principal of Fountain Rock Elementary School since July 2016. She is currently working to...

Formerly a fourth and fifth-grade English teacher, Pernille Ripp’s mission has always been to help students discover their superpower. Now a seventh-...

Rhonda has been in her school district for 19 years. She has taught third grade, fifth grade, and served as a reading specialist at the high school...

Stephanie currently serves as the proud principal of Woodfield Elementary School in Gaithersburg, Maryland. Prior to becoming a principal, she served...