$60 – $180

William & Mary Joy of Children's Literacy & Literature Conference

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301 Monticello Avenue

Williamsburg, VA 23185

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Registration begins at 8:30am; the conference begins at 9:00am.

The annual Joy of Children's Literacy and Literature Conference focuses on effective instructional strategies for teaching non-fiction literature. It will be held on October 6, 2017 (9:00 am – 3:30 pm) and is designed for K-12 educators with concurrent sessions led by elementary and middle school teacher leaders. The conference features authors, K-12 educators, and university faculty sharing strategies to enhance literacy instruction and a love of literature.

We're excited to announce that our Keynote Speaker for 2017 will be celebrated and Newbery Medal winning author Kwame Alexander.


REGISTRATION INFORMATION

College Student Registration (must be accompanied by a student id) - $60.00

General Registration - $180

Individual SURN Division Partnership Registration - $160

For changes upon registration or to emphasize any dietary needs, please email surn@wm.edu



DRIVING DIRECTIONS

The Conference is being held on the campus of The College of William and Mary in the School of Education's Professional Development Center. The address is 301 Monticello Avenue, Williamsburg, VA 23185. A parking pass is required and will be emailed to participants.

From Richmond and points west:

  • Take Interstate 64 East to exit 234 (Route 199 East) towards Lightfoot.
  • Follow Route 199 approximately 6 miles to the Monticello Avenue exit.
  • At the bottom of the ramp, turn left at the stop light onto Monticello Avenue.
  • Stay on Monticello Avenue for approximately 1.5 miles. At the sixth light, you’ll see a large sign on the right for the School of Education. Turn right at the light.
  • Park in the lot specified on your parking pass. Be sure to display your parking permit which will be emailed.

From Norfolk and points east:

  • Take Interstate 64 West to exit 242A (Route 199 West) towards Williamsburg and Jamestown.
  • Follow Route 199 approximately 6 miles to the Monticello Avenue exit.
  • At the bottom of the ramp, bear to the right onto Monticello Avenue.
  • Stay on Monticello Avenue for approximately 1.5 miles. At the sixth light, you’ll see a large sign on the right for the School of Education. Turn right at the light.
  • Park in the lot specified on your parking pass. Be sure to display your parking permit which will be emailed.

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