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Forty-three Years of Educational Excellence for English Learners & Biliteracy for All

March 28 - 31, 2018

Sacramento Convention Center
Sacramento, California 

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Saturday, March 31 • 9:00am - 10:15am
The Art of Language Arts: Illustration Supporting Literacy and Culture

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This session will offer an examination of the craft of illustration and how it sustains confidence in personal expression. Picture-making, in support of story-telling, crosses cultural and language barriers while providing the best platform for responsible risk-taking. Every child has a story to tell, whether modest or resplendent. Books that offer positive images of one's culture create the landscape in a child's mind that they are included and equal in the pursuit of a robust and realized life.

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Joe Cepeda

Author/Illustrator, Cepeda Studios Inc
Author/Illustrator of more than 30 books for children. Come learn how I came to illustrate the cover for this year's Newberry winner, MERCI SUAREZ CHANGES GEARS, as well as ESPERANZA RISING. Let's talk about how integral picture books are in developing strong visual literacy, as... Read More →

Saturday March 31, 2018 9:00am - 10:15am PDT
104 - Sacramento Convention Center