Event

25th Annual Literacy Conference

April 14, 2018
MSMC Campus

25th Annual Conference on Literacy: Dare to be a Wild Reader and Writer

April 14, 2018, Mount Saint Mary College Campus
Presented by the Collaborative for Equity in Literacy Learning (CELL) at Mount Saint Mary College

Keynote Speaker

Pat Mora is an author, poet, literacy advocate, and founder of Bookjoy. Among her books for young children are Yum! ¡Mmm! ¡Qué Rico! America's Sproutings, Tomás and the Library Lady, and A Library for Juana. For young adults she has written Dizzy in Your Eyes and, for teachers, Zing! Seven Creativity Practices for Educators and Students. Bookjoy aims to invite young people into the joy of literacy and learning. Her many awards include the Américas, the Tomás Rivera, Pura Belpré, and the Golden Kite.

Learn more at cell.msmc.edu/conference2018