Wednesday, December 14, 2011

SAS-sponsored Children's Literature Conference

SAS is hosting their first ever Children's Literature Conference on the weekend of February 17-19, 2012.

This conference is geared for adults who are interested in learning more about the inspiration for and process of writing and illustrating literature for children and teens.

Four award-winning speakers will headline this event: Harry Bliss, Candace Fleming, Eric Rohmann, and Pam Muñoz Ryan.

The conference opens with a reception on Friday afternoon, February 17th, and continues with four speaker sessions on Saturday the 18th.  Optional half-day writing and art workshops will occur Sunday, February 19th. Mark your calendar to attend now! Conference registration (Friday/Saturday) is $125 ($115 for ISLN member schools) and Sunday workshops are $50 ($45 for ISLN member schools). ISLN members, remember you get a discount.  Please click on the ISLN box when you register.

Additional information and online registration is available at Register today to guarantee a place at the conference and/or workshops.

If you have any questions, please contact Nancy Johnson at

Monday, December 5, 2011

Marc Levitt

ISS is interested in having Marc at the school to conduct some workshops. 
Is anyone else interested in inviting him and sharing transport and accommodation costs?
Here is a link to his website:

If you're interested, please contact Mick at: