Registration is now open for the second TD National Reading Summit: Toward a Nation of Readers. IBBY Canada is a founding partner of the National Reading Campaign.
The summit will be held in Montreal January 20-21, 2011, and features an outstanding lineup of speakers including Mr. Li, principal of Nanshan Experimental School in Shenzen, China’s leader in reading promotion; France Desmarais of Communication-Jeunesse; children’s author Shane Peacock; John Ralston Saul; composer and conductor Dr. John Kim Bell; singer/songwriter Susan Aglukark; author Jon Scieszka; Clara N. Bohrer, Chair of Every Child Ready to Read; Craig Alexander, Chief Economist from TD Bank; and many more. Members are encouraged to register and attend the summit, either in person or by webcast. Program and registration details are available online at www.nationalreadingcampaign.ca / www.campagnesurlalecture.ca.