University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Save the date for 2017!

March 11-12, 2017 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Save the date for 2018!

March 10-11, 2018 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Becca Gasiewicz

Rebecca Gasiewicz shares her deep love of books with children, particularly kids who struggle with reading. She has a particular interest in informational books as a way to teach content while maintaining a sense of enjoyment. She teaches at the University of Cincinnati and tutors children.


Scheduled events:
Reading Around the World: Award-Winning Books
This session will feature outstanding award-winning books published in the U.S. that are set in different cultures around the world. These international books were first published in that country before coming to the U.S. and so offer authentic portrayals of experiences in those cultures.

Education Room 308 (Seats 48, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 11, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Children / Teens
Signing area: Signing Area - Children / Teen (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Becca Gasiewicz, Holly Johnson
Moderator: Jean Schroeder

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friend of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management

Key Sponsors

Brucker Trust
Marshall Foundation
Monark Premium Appliance Company
William & Mary Ross Foundation
Western National Parks Association

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