November 5 – Greater Washington Reading Council Convention – Teaching Struggling Readers in the 21st Century
November 7 – Laura Melmed will be reading at Hooray for Books, 1555 King St., Alexandria, 11:30 AM to 12N
November 20 – Erica Perl chairs a panel of picture book writers at the National Council of Teachers of English conference in Philadelphia: DO–AND DON’T-BE CHICKEN! Authors on Hatching EGGS-tra Enthusiastic Young Writers - a behind-the-scenes look at how picture book authors get ideas and bring characters to life. They'll also share ways they involve students in the creative process. This panel will focus on innovative ideas for using books to spark enthusiasm in young writers in the Pre-K through 3rd grade.