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  • August 31, 2021 at 6PM Pacific – Virtual Book Launch for THE GREAT STINK: HOW JOSEPH BAZALGETTE SOLVED LONDON’S POOP POLLUTION PROBLEM hosted by Once Upon a Time in Montrose, CA and featuring Illustrator Nancy Carpenter. Watch the replay.
  • July 15, 2021 – nErD Camp PA. Panelist:
    • Don’t Skip the Back Matter: How Nonfiction Picture Books Promote Disciplinary Literacy
    • Saving Earth: Books to Empower Young Environmentalists
  • April 17, 2021 – NSTA Engage Spring Virtual Conference, panelist:
      • Integrating Hands-On STEM and Literacy Through Picture Books
  • April 12-16 – 2021 Fay B. Kaigler Virtual Children’s Book Festival, panelist:
      • Breaking into Publishing After Age 50
      • STEAM-ing Up Kidlit
  • November 19-22, 2020 – NCTE Annual Convention, panelist:
      • Puzzling Together the Truth: Author-Tested Tricks for Puzzling Through Sources in the Digital Age