As the summer continues to progress, the CCYAL is enjoying the many literacy partnerships we have been cultivating throughout the year. We were pleased to partner with Dr. Troy Hicks and Dr.
Best of the Best Workshop
As the semester winds down, we are gearing up for some great summer literacy experiences! The first event will be on June 6th, 2016 when we host Kristen Hawley Turner and Troy Hicks, co-authors of the professional development text entitled, Connected Reading: Teaching Adolescent Readers in a Digital World. The authors will spend the day with educators sharing best practices with digital literacies. You will leave with an arsenal of digital practices and tools to aid in differentiated literacy instruction (in addition to free lunch and a free book!), plus Drs.
Join us for our annual Best of the Best (Thus Far) Workshop to learn about exciting new titles for children and young adults!
When: Friday, July 17th, 9am-4pm
Where: East Tennessee History Center, Gay Street, Downtown Knoxville
Please join us for this, our 5th annual, Best of the Best Workshop. We will spend the day at the East Tennessee History Museum, where attendees can also take a tour of the current Reading Appalachia exhibit. So come hear from our local experts about the most recent crop of excellent titles for children and young adults. More information is available at http://www.knoxlib.org/calendar-programs/programs-and-partnerships/best-....