ALA Unit/Subunit: ALA
Meeting Type: Program
Cost: Included with full conference registration.
Learn practical and effective ways to use Coretta Scott King Award-winning books to enrich both programming and instruction. Lead by a team of educators, you will leave this session with resources and creative ideas that can be implemented immediately. The session will conclude with an interactive discussion and a chance to win door prizes. The Coretta Scott King Book Awards are given annually to outstanding African American authors and illustrators of books for children and young adults that demonstrate an appreciation of African American culture and universal human values. The award commemorates the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and honors his wife, Mrs. Coretta Scott King, for her courage and determination to continue the work for peace and world brotherhood.