Past Conferences

For over 25 years, the Collaborative for Equity in Literacy Learning at Mount Saint Mary College has been hosting an annual conference on literacy.

2018

Theme: Dare to be a Wild Reader and Writer
Keynote Speaker: Pat Mora, author, poet, and literacy advocate
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2017

Theme: Arts-Based Literacy
Keynote Speaker: Susan L. Roth, author and illustrator
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2016

Theme: Family and Community Engagement: Strategies for Success
Keynote Speaker: Kathryn L. Roberts, PhD
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2015

Theme: Engaging All Readers
Keynote Speaker: Tony Abbott
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2014

Theme: Family, Community, School: Literacy Connections
Keynote Speakers: Patricia A. Edwards and Bryan Collier
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2013

Theme: Embracing Equity Through Multimodal Literacies
Keynote Speaker: Joseph Bruchac
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If you'd like additional information about conferences prior to 2013, please email cell@msmc.edu.