SCBWI

Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Mid-Atlantic Members at 2018 NCTE Annual Convention

The 2018 National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Annual Convention in Houston, Texas, was held from November 15 through 18.  Several Mid-Atlantic members were on hand to share with educators their enthusiasm for books in the classroom. Those from our region giving keynote addresses, presenting, moderating, Skyping-in, signing books, and engaging in workshops and educational panels were Corrine (Corey) Wetzel, Elizabeth Acevedo, Erin Teagan, Kathryn Erskine, Kwame Alexander, Leah Henderson, Lezlie Evans, Maria Gianferrari, Meg Medina, NoNieqa Ramos, Rashin Kheiriyeh, Susan (VanHecke) Wood, and others.  During the conference,  Meg Medina received word that her middle-grade MERCI SUÁREZ CHANGES GEARS had won a 2019 Charlotte Huck Honor!