Friday, February 19, 2016

North Texas Teen Book Festival 2016

This event is for all lovers of YA lit - please share with your teachers!!!

April 22-23, 2016

Free to all lovers of teen and YA Lit.  The Author list just went live! Check out this amazing list of authors and be sure to check out the resources available under the Educators Tab.

But wait, there’s more…..

NTTBF  Educator Day Professional Development Sessions, April 22 at 1–4 P.M.  Free!  Must register at Region 10 website. 3 Hours PD credit! Details below...

The North Texas Teen Book Festival is proud to host Books, Books, Books: A Symposium for Educators @ NTTBF, sponsored by the Educational Service Centers of Region X and XI and Sam Houston State University.
Join Sam Houston State University professors Drs. Teri Lesesne, Rose Brock, and Karin Perry along with special guest authors for an exploration of three topics:
1. Is Any Book Ever Safe?: Selection v. Censorship;
2. Diversity is More Than a Hashtag; and
3. Label Making v. Label Breaking
Cost: Free
Credit Hours: 3 hours of Continuing Professional Education


Bonus:: A special ticketed Author luncheon will precede the staff development. Tickets will be available soon for the luncheon through the NTTBF website and you MUST purchase tickets in advance.
Luncheon is optional ticketed event with special guest authors:  Sarah Dessen,  E. Lockhart,  Ruta Sepetys! 

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