Innovator Basecamp: Leading from the Library School Library Journal in partnership with Simmons School of Library and Information Science presents a one day intensive learning experience. Saturday, May 20 at Simmons College, Boston, MA Check out the full description: http://www.slj.com/innovator-basecamp/#_
Ken Caddow, longtime participant in CLNE has been named the 2017 Vermont State Champion for Education Leadership. Caddow is Randolph Union High School’s Director of Career and Workforce Pathways. For more information, please see: vtdigger.org
His recent book, Freedom Over Me: Eleven Slaves, Their Lives and Dreams Brought to Life by Ashley Bryan, received a 2017 John Newbery Honor Book Award, a Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book Award and a Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Book Award. Ashley Bryan is an honorary board member of Children’s Literature New England… Read More
Dr. Rudine Sims Bishop, past presenter at CLNE, is the winner of the Coretta Scott KIng-Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement Award. Naomi Shihab Nye. past presenter at CLNE, received the 2018 May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecture Award.
Congratulations to Nicole Griffin on the publication of Smashie McPerter and the Missing Goop. Nicole is a CLNE board member and this is her second book about Smashie McPerter and her third novel. A book signing of the newest Smashie book will take place at Porter Square Books in Cambridge, MA on January 7, 2017.
The following recipients will be speakers at Passages of Hope, the 2016 CLNE Symposium. Kudos! Steve Sheinkin, Nonfiction Award Winner for Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War (Roaring Brook Press, an imprint of Macmillan) Tobin Anderson, Nonfiction Honor Book Winner for Symphony for the City of the Dead: Dmitri Shostakovich and… Read More