Reading For The Love of It 2017
Feb
23
Feb 24

Reading For The Love of It 2017

  • Sheraton Centre Hotel

Find Second Story at Booth #1201 in the Exhibitors’ Display on the Lower Concourse

The Reading for the Love of It Conference is regarded as pre-eminent in bringing together local, national and international authorities in the field of literacy. Held annually in Toronto, the goal of the conference is to provide a wide spectrum of speakers to inspire and provoke thinking about literacy issues, and to promote the lifelong love of reading, all at an affordable cost to delegates.


Booklist Webinar—Teaching Tolerance
Feb
14
1:00 pm13:00

Booklist Webinar—Teaching Tolerance

As stories of bullying fill the news, many teachers, librarians, and parents are looking for helpful resources. In this free, hour-long webinar, representatives from Second Story Press and Lee & Low publishers present titles that aim to engender empathy and understanding for others. Additionally, assistant professor of teacher education Amina Chaudhri will offer tips on how to use books to prevent bullying. Moderated by Sarah Hunter, Books for Youth Senior Editor.