Presenting for the Buckeye Children's and Teen Book Award.

Presenting for the Buckeye Children's and Teen Book Award.


I've been presenting for over 20 years to...

Media Specialists, youth librarians, and teachers at state, national, and international conferences, workshops, courses, and webinars.  These include the American Library Association, National Reading Recovery Conference, and the Marantz Symposium at Kent State University.  I present on many topics:

  1. Authentic voices in literature for all children

  2. LGBTQIA+ literature

  3. Bringing authors/illustrators to your school or library

  4. Picture books as art forms

  5. Hooking reluctant readers

  6. Biographies as valuable teaching tools

  7. From poverty to possibility

  8. Trade books as effective early readers

  9. The best of the best new titles

  10. Building a community of readers

  11. Genre studies/ author studies/ illustrator studies

  12. Integrating books and reading into all aspects of the life of your organization

  13. Sharing banned books

  14. Breaking into publishing for your colleagues

  15. Kick Ass Girls in YA Books

  16. And more...simply contact me to inquire: christina_dorr@hboe.org or christinadorr1@gmail.com