Américas Award 2016 Ceremony and Workshop


D.C. area educators and librarians: Don’t miss the 2016 Américas Awards  K-12 teacher dinner workshop with renowned authors Alma Flor Ada and Ashley Hope Perez on Thursday, Sept. 22 from 6:15 – 8:30pm.

A $25 registration fee includes the workshop, handouts, a delicious dinner, and one of the award-winning books.

The event will be held at the Mulebone Restaurant (2121 14th St. NW, Washington, DC 20009). The workshop is co-sponsored by Teaching for Change.

Register today.

Award Ceremony

The 2016 Américas Award ceremony will be held on September 22 from 2:30 – 4:30pm at the Library of Congress Mumford Room.

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The award winners are Out of Darkness by Ashley Perez and Echo by Pam Muñoz Ryan.

The ceremony is free and open to the public. School groups are welcome.

Posted Tuesday, August 16, 2016 |

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