DBG Comes To Atlanta Georgia For NCTE Conference


The National Council of Teachers of English annual conference is here and The School & Library Marketing team has The Disney Booth well stocked and ready rock in Atlanta Georgia this weekend. Some of your favorite authors will be stopping by Booth 113 and we’ll be hooking up attendees with some seriously awesome swag over the next four days (yes, we have the owl totes)

The full list of all things Disney Book Group at NCTE is right here. Take a look and be sure to come say hello if you’re in town this weekend:

Friday, November 18th

Exhibit Hours: 12:00—6:00pm

9:30am – 10:45am

Starting Off Right: First Literature Choices in the High School English Classroom

(Alan Sitomer)

Location: A410

11:00am – 12:15pm

Diversity 2.0: Continuing the Conversation (Ami Polonsky)

                Location: A302

1:30 – 2:30pm

                Author Signing: Ami Polonsky

                Location: Disney Book Group Booth #113

                Signing: Threads

2:30 – 3:45pm

Igniting Instruction- Round 1 (Alan Sitomer)

Location: A411

3:30 – 3:30pm

Author Signing: Heidi Schulz      

                Location: Disney-Hyperion Booth #113

                Signing: The Pirate Code

Saturday, November 19th    

Exhibit Hours: 9:00am—5:00pm

8:00 – 9:15am

Advocating for Picture Books at Every Grade Level (Cale Atkinson)

                Location: B214

10:00 – 11:00am

Author Signing: Deborah Hopkinson

                Location: Disney Book Group Booth #113

                Signing: Steamboat School

10:00 – 11:00am

Author Signing: Cale Atkinson

                Location: Disney Book Group Booth #113

                Signing: Explorers of the Wild

11:30am – 12:30pm

Author Signing: Jason Reynolds

                Location: Disney Book Group Booth #113

                Signing: Miles Morales Chapter Sampler

1:00 – 2:30pm

Author Signing: Alan Sitomer

                Location: Disney-Hyperion Booth #113

                Signing: Noble Warrior PB, Cage Warrior PB, Homeboyz PB and Hip-Hop High School PB

3:30 – 4:30pm

Author Signing: Rahul Kanakia

                Location: Disney-Hyperion Booth #113

                Signing: Enter Title Here

3:30 – 4:30pm

Author Signing: Robin Roe

                Location: Disney-Hyperion Booth #113

                Signing: A List of Cages GALLLEY

5:45 – 7:00pm

CLA Master Class 2016: Diverse Children’s Literature at the University (Chris Myers)

Location: Rm. B406

                Chair: Lauren Liang

Sunday, November 20TH     

Exhibit Hours: 9:00—1:00pm

7:00 – 8:45am

Children’s Literature Assembly Author’s Breakfast (Chris Myers)

Location: Rm. A412

                Chair: Donna Adomat

9:30 – 10:30am

Author Signing: Christopher Myers

                Location: Disney-Hyperion Booth #113

                Signing: My Pen

10:30 – 11:30am

Author Signing: Neal Shusterman

Location: Disney-Hyperion Booth #113

                Signing: Hawking’s Hallway

10:30 – 11:45am

Who Advocates for the New Teachers? (Alan Lawrence Sitomer)

Location: A411

1:30 – 2:45pm

Using Virtual Reality in the Secondary ELA Class: The Pedagogical Power of Standards-Based Ed Tech Merging with Traditional, Canonical Literacy    (Alan Lawrence Sitomer)

Location: B407