2018 State Conference
February 1 – 4, 2018
Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite
Fish Camp, California 93623Conference Information Page
Letters About Literature is a writing contest designed to promote reading and thoughtful writing by encouraging young readers to write a letter to an author-living or dead-explaining how his or her work changed their perspective on the world or themselves.
The 2017-18 Letters About Literature contest for young readers is made possible by a generous grant from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation, with additional support from gifts to the Center for the Book in the Library of Congress.Learn More
You Can Help
All students deserve and need equitable access to strong school library programs. Please support taking the steps needed to ensure that California students have the opportunity to reach their potential through effective school libraries. Visit the Standup4students.org campaign site to learn more about why school libraries matter and sign the pledge to become a supporter.Learn More
California Audit Released
On November 17, 2016, the California State Auditor released a report recommending, among other measures, that the Legislature should define the minimum level of and types of library services that schools must provide.Learn more
Learn About ESSA how it links to school libraries, and how you can contribute to making that connection.