- EJK Award Ceremony, includes a lively Q&A
- Silent Auction Soiree, master class on illustration
- Mock EJK Award Panel
- The Snowy Day's Legacy, insights from former EJK Award winners
EJK Award Illustrators
Heidi Woodward Sheffield, Steve Small, & Victoria Tentler-Krylov
EJK Award Writers
Tricia Elam Walker, Jarrett & Jerome Pumphrey, Raymond Antrobus
Pat Cummings, Oge Mora, Meg Medina, Sydney Smith & Mike Curato
The auction is closed but you can watch the soiree with famed gallery director Rich Michelson (R. Michelson Galleries) and featured guests Pat Cummings, Paul O. Zelinsky, Carmen Agra Deedy, Bryan Collier, Chris Raschka, Melissa Sweet, Don Tate & more. .
(L) Illustration©Matt James
EJK Award and Honor winners are featured in webinars and conferences on a variety of topics throughout our 35th anniversary year.
(Clockwise from top left: Meg Medina, Shadra Strickland, Shirin Yim Bridges, Don Tate)
Virtual and In-Person learning tools support teachers and librarians who want to use more diverse children’s literature in their classrooms and programs.
- Book Discussion Guides develop active and critical reading skills
- Mock EJK Award lesson plans promote interactive engagement
- Read Aloud guide for all age groups
Read the book, play the game, listen to the beat-box read-aloud. Plus, find activities, lesson plans and videos.