2012 Forum on Engaged Reading

2012 Keynote Speakers

  • Stacey Bess

    An inspirational educator and author of memoir "Nobody Don't Love Nobody" adapted for Hallmark Hall of Fame film "Beyond the Blackboard."

  • Donalyn Miller

    A Texas sixth grade teacher and author of "The Book Whisperer: Awakening the Inner Reader in Every Child" and The Book Whisperer blog.

  • Steven I. Layne

    Children's literature professor at Judson University in Illinois, a respected literacy consultant, motivational speaker and author of 21 books including teen thriller "This Side of Paradise."