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Comic Conference For Educators And Librarians 2019


  • WHEN Multiple dates from Jul 17 - Jul 21, 2019[days & times]
  • WHERE San Diego Central Public Library, 330 Park Blvd., San Diego
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  • AGES Not available
  • COST Free

For the 4th year, Comic-Con International and San Diego Public Library have teamed up for the Comic Conference for Educators and Librarians. This free 5-day conference will take place during SDCC, and will explore the role comics play in promoting education and literacy for all ages.

The conference is free to attend, but space is limited and registration is required for each day. Comic-Con badge-holders with valid single same-day or four-day badges are welcome to attend and are not required to register.

Register at the links below, and more info can also be found on the San Diego CCEL web site.

Wednesday, July 17: 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Teaching with Comics Workshop for Educators: A hands-on workshop for integrating comic books into your classrooms.

Thursday, July 18: 10:00 a.m. ­– 7:00 p.m.
Library Panels: Come and learn how to incorporate comics in libraries as a powerful way to connect to communities.

Friday, July 19: 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Publisher Panels: Discover the latest publishing trends and recommendations in graphic novels and education.

Saturday, July 20: 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Educator Panels: Learn exciting and effective tools for using comics in the classroom for grades K-12.

Sunday, July 21: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Geek-Ed Panels: Learn about how comics and nerd culture can greatly benefit college students socially and academically.

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending. Check local COVID-19 restrictions and updates.

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