10th Annual Longwood University
Summer Literacy Institute
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July 18-19, 2013
Kristin Fontichiaro, a former school librarian, classroom teacher, and district professional development facilitator, currently teaches at the University of Michigan School of Information. Her work focuses on how we can facilitate robust, rich, and engaging learning for primary and secondary school learners. She has written several books on teaching, learning, and digital and information literacies for K-8 readers, educators, and librarians.
Thursday Evening Banquet Featuring
Andrea Davis Pinkney
Andrea Davis Pinkney is the New York Times bestselling and award-winning author of many books for children and young adults, including picture books, novels, works of historical fiction and nonfiction. Andrea’s recent nonfiction book, Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America, is the recipient of the 2013 Coretta Scott King Author Award and was a New York Times Notable Book.
Friday Author Panel Featuring
Bentley Boyd, Kelly Starling Lyons,
Linda Salisbury, Allan Wolf
Sponsored by the Literacy and Culture & School Library Media Programs
College of Education
and Human Services
College of Graduate
and Professional Studies