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K-12 Language Arts
Educator Registration
Extended until September 15

Welcome, language arts educators, to a dedicated track of programming designed for you. All sessions will take place Saturday, October 21, from 9:00am to 5:00pm, on YSU's campus. Lunch is included.

We think you will agree that this year's topics and presenters are terrific and current.

  • Marjorie Maddox | Poetry in Motion: A Children’s Author Models School Visits for K-8 Students (and Their Teachers)

  • Adam Blackman | The Inspirational Power of Author Visits

  • Maria Pappas | Access to Complex Text: A Game Changer for Equity in All Classrooms

  • Shaunda Yancey | Releasing the Code! The Science of Reading and Why It Works

  • David Lucas | Multimodal Writing in the Era of Generative AI

  • Jessica Jones | Travel Writing for the High School Classroom

  • John Sorvillo | Therapeutic Writing

  • Tina Banks | The Great Book Match-up

  • B. Elizabeth Beck | How to Engage Youth in the Literary World

  • Nikki Ericksen & Jackie Mercer | Build Your Stacks


Your registration gives you access to the entire festival, and we hope you will join us for dinners Friday and Saturday, and evening programs Thursday, Friday and Saturday.  


K-12 Educator Registration
Will you attend the Gathering-In Thursday, October 19 at 7:00pm?
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Which days will you attend sessions?
Do you have a disability?
If you have a disability, what accommodations would be most useful to you?
Is this your first Lit Youngstown event?
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Thanks for registering. We'll keep you updated on Fall Lit Fest details!

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