Nebraska State Literacy Conference 2021

Younes Conference Center
Kearney, Nebraska
Visit the Invited Speaker page for Confirmed Speakers

FEBRUARY 18-19, 2021
Join us at the annual conference & exhibits where we host incredible
authors, speakers, and vendors who teach and remind us why literacy matters at all levels.

Conference 2019 Pictures Galore



Our New Name
Nebraska State Literacy Association

“Promoting Literacy Across Nebraska through
Collaboration, Advocacy and Professional Development”

Awards & Highlights 2019


We are thrilled to announce that Jan Richardson will be joining us for our 2021 Conference! Jan is known as America's leading expert in Guided Reading. We can't wait to learn from her! ... See MoreSee Less

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Timeline Photos☀️SUMMER READING☀️

It’s about this time of year that teachers ask me for a professional book recommendations. These are my summer 2020 book choices.
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NSLA members, Gina Bittner and Kelly Kingsley, will be reading their books at 2:00 today. LivestreamOur live stream story time events are coming to an end today at Francie & Finch Bookshop. It's been so much fun coming to you live from the shop. And we know that you will enjoy Gina and Kelly today at 2:00.

Thank you for supporting local business AND local authors through your purchases either online at or by calling 402-781-0459. Whether your books were delivered or you used curbside pickup, we hope you enjoy them!

You'll always be able to get any of the books featured during story times or additional Handersen Publishing books through the shop. Always feel free to contact us with any questions.

Thanks for making this such a fun series!

Nichole, Linda, Karissa, Gina, Kelly, and the Handersen Publishing team.
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It may be summer vacation, but it's never too early to start thinking about the high quality professional development offered at next year's Nebraska State Literacy Conference! We'll be sharing speakers as they're confirmed. ... See MoreSee Less

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