Summer PD happens at ILA 2017!

Core Program

Your ILA 2017 Conference & Exhibits registration includes access to hundreds of peer-reviewed sessions and workshops, as well as more than 200 vendors in the Exhibit Hall.

Check out the App & Planner for sessions, speakers, exhibitors, and more.

GENERAL SESSIONS

Opening General Session
Saturday, July 15, 8:00 AM
Carmen Agra Deedy • Enrique C. Feldman • Precious Symonette

Closing General Session
Monday, July 17, 1:30 PM
Byron V. Garrett • Katie Lett • Marie Lu

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FEATURED SPEAKERS

Harvey "Smokey" Daniels & Sara Ahmed • Peter Johnston • Gene Luen Yang

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TEACHING EDGE

Gerald Campano & María Paula Ghiso • Kelly Cartwright • Shawna Coppola • Kate Roberts • Annie Ward

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PUTTING BOOKS TO WORK

Primary: Carmen Agra Deedy • LaTisha Redding • Carole Boston Weatherford
Mid-Level: Pablo Cartaya • George O'Connor • Jordan Sonnenblick
Young Adult: Tonya Bolden • Nikki Grimes • Lilliam Rivera

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CURRENT EVENTS PANEL

Nikole Hannah-Jones
Monita K. Bell • Deborah Delisle • Zareen Jaffery • Cornelius Minor • Ebony Elizabeth Thomas • Gene Luen Yang

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RESEARCH

Literacy Research Panel

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And don't forget to enhance your conference experience by adding on one or more of these ticketed events to your registration: Preconference Institutes, ILA Lunches, Author Meetups, and Edcamp Literacy.

Presenters, dates, times, and topics are subject to change.