professornana (professornana) wrote,

Nerd Camp

All I can manage is a short post tonight about Day One of Nerd Camp. Nerd Talks were given by Kathy Burnette (@thebrainlair), Pernille Ripp (@pernilleripp), Raina Telgemeier (@goraina), Donalyn Miller (@donalynbooks), and moi (@professornana) with a surprise speech by Kate Di Camillo.

Then we were off to the breakout sessions. I attended Katherine Sokolowski's (@katsok) session on classroom libraries. Her presentation and the links archer: Then Donalyn and I huddled to tweak our slides for the final presentation of the day (to be placed at or at a later date).

Dinner was an intimate crowd of 500+ attendees all talking books and reading.

I hoe you can understand why this is, of necessity, brief. I must grab some sleep before our early start tomorrow. More later, I promise. And you can follow the #nErDCAMPMI for more.

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