Red Dot 2012-2013 Long Lists Announced

The Red Dot Awards Committee has decided on the Red Dot book long-list for 2012-2013.  We’d love for people to read the books and let us know what they think about them.  An easy way to do that is to add your reviews to your Goodreads account (if you have one). Click here to see…

Hands On Literacy – Call for Papers

Hands on Literacy 2012. Call for papers. The call for papers for Hands on Literacy 2012 has been  announced. The conference will be held at the Australian International School on Saturday November 17th and will feature internationally renowned educators and innovators,   Joyce Valenza and Judy O’Connell. Proposals for papers and workshops may be submitted…

2012 Asian Festival of Children’s Content discount for ISLN members

Attend the 2012 Asian Festival of Children’s Content being held May 26-29 at The Art House.   ISLN members can take advantage of the Early Bird Prices after the April 30 deadline. For more information, please check out the website where a full program is available. For registration information go to the National Book Development Council…

Looking ahead to Hands on Literacy, Nov. 17, 2012

There will be an open meeting to organize the planning of the next Hands on Literacy conference, scheduled for Saturday, November 17, 2012, hosted at the new UWC East campus in Tampines.  Anyone at your schools is welcome to join us — whether librarian or literacy coach or reading fanatic. Come to the planning meeting:…