9:30 a.m. –
Registration & Continental Breakfast
Welcome & Introductions
10:10 – 11:10 a.m.
"An Insider's Look at the Newberry Medal Process - Stephanie Bange
Director, Educational Resource Center - Wright State University
Presenting on her experience as a member of the 2015 Newbery Committee and conducting Mock Newbery panels with students and teachers.
11:10 . – 11:20 a.m.
Round Table Discussions
Lunch (provided by Donato’s)
1:00 p.m. –
“It's More Than Just a Comic…Using Graphic Novels to Engage Readers of All Levels” - Anita Gonzalez, English Language Arts Specialist - Ohio Resource Center
2:00 p.m. –
"The Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum: Exploring Teaching and Learning with Comics in the Classroom - Caitlin McGurk, Curator, Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum – The Ohio State University
Visit to OSU’s Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum (optional)
The Ohio State University (Main Campus)
Thompson Library, Room 150
1858 Neil Avenue Mall
Columbus, OH 43210
Deidra Herring, co-chair
Sharon Kerestes, co-chair
Curriculum Materials Center Librarian