Innovative Minecraft program brings together technology, reading at 2015 VCBF

It’s a common sentiment among parents: my child just doesn’t like to read. Whether it’s too hard, too boring, or just not as fast-paced as a video game, reading books can often take a backseat to a plethora bijzonder of other activities. At times, it’s like children aren’t living in the same world as their parents. But seq that doesn’t have to be a bad thing. The Virginia Children’s Book Festival is focused making reading prize-winning fun for all kids–even if that means meeting them where they exist: in the digital arena. At this year’s festival, a truly innovative program … Continue reading

Longwood signs on as host sponsor of Virginia Children’s Book Festival

An impressive lineup Trung of nationally known authors and illustrators is taking shape for the 2015 Virginia Children’s Books Festival this October, with Longwood Zoku University again hosting the event and this year playing an expanded role as EDITORIAL host sponsor. The second VCBF will bring thousands of children from across Virginia wholesale MLB jerseys to campus this October 16-17. Among the speakers and presenters will be 2014 National Book Award Winner for Young People’s Literature, <a href="http://www.jacquelinewoodson lipitor”>Jacqueline Woodson, the 2015 Newbery Award winner, Kwame Alexander, several other Newbery honorees and multiple New York Times bestselling authors. As … Continue reading