Calendar

Calendar Contact Gail Hayes  [email protected]

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World Read Aloud Day
World Read Aloud Day
Feb 1 all-day
World Read Aloud Day
Celebrate the power of words and building community through World Read Aloud Day.  http://www.litworld.org/wrad/
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Groundhog Day
Groundhog Day
Feb 2 all-day
Groundhog Day
Observe Groundhog Day in your classroom. http://www.groundhog.org/
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NSRA Committee Reports
NSRA Committee Reports
Feb 3 all-day
Committee Reports are due to NSRA President, Karen Heafer
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Children’s Authors & Illustrators Week
Children’s Authors & Illustrators Week
Feb 4 all-day
Children’s Authors & Illustrators Week
The first week in Feb. participate in CAN. http://www.childrensauthorsnetwork.com/
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Room Reservations
Room Reservations
Feb 5 all-day
Make your room reservations with Kearney Ramada Inn. Reserve by Feb. 7, 2018  and state NE Reading Conference to get the conference rate. https://goo.gl/mEzfQA For things to do in Kearney go to http://visitkearney.org/
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Poetry Slam
Poetry Slam
Feb 6 all-day
Poetry Slam
What is a Poetry Slam? http://poetryslam.com/  Join us on Thursday, Feb. 22. Moderators Pippa White and Marilyn Coon.
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African American Read In
African American Read In
Feb 8 all-day
African American Read In
Host an African American Read In Day during the month of Feb. For toolkit and information http://www.ncte.org/aari
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Random Acts of Kindness Week
Random Acts of Kindness Week
Feb 11 all-day
Random Acts of Kindness Week
Activities for Random Acts of Kindness Week, Feb. 11-17, 2018 https://www.randomactsofkindness.org/
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Conference Registration Due
Conference Registration Due
Feb 12 all-day
Register online by Feb. 12 for NSRA’s 45th Annual Conference, in order to reserve lunch or banquet tickets.  Check website or https://goo.gl/4LbtmK
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Valentine’s Day
Valentine’s Day
Feb 14 all-day
Valentine’s Day
Numerous resources, books, poems to celebrate Valentines Day http://childfun.com/index.php/holidays/winter-holidays/21-valentines-day.html
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Reading Classic Team Registration due
Reading Classic Team Registration due
Feb 15 all-day
Reading Classic Team Registration due
Reading Classic Team Registrations are due, Feb. 16. Promote the love and excitement of reading to your students by participating. http://readingclassic.wix.com/read
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Chinese New Year
Chinese New Year
Feb 16 all-day
Chinese New Year
Celebrate the 15 days of the Chinese New Year,  beginning Feb. 16, 2018, with these resources http://web.uvic.ca/~mroth/438/CHINA/chinese_new_year.html
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Presidents’ Day
Presidents’ Day
Feb 19 all-day
Presidents’ Day
Honor Presidents’ Day. Research a president or topic of interest. http://www.ipl.org/div/potus/
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Year of the Dog
Year of the Dog
Feb 20 all-day
Year of the Dog
The Year of the Dog begins on Feb. 16 through Feb. 4, 2019. It is the sign of dawn and awakening. https://www.teachervision.com/chinese-new-year/teacher-resources/6603.html
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Conference 8:00 am
Conference @ Ramada Inn and Conference Center
Feb 22 @ 8:00 am – Feb 24 @ 3:45 pm
Conference @ Ramada Inn and Conference Center | Kearney | Nebraska | United States
Follow the speaker, schedule, updates on https://goo.gl/4LbtmK 
Digital Learning Day, 2018 2:52 pm
Digital Learning Day, 2018
Feb 22 @ 2:52 pm – 3:52 pm
Digital Learning Day, 2018
DLD promotes effective uses of modern tools to improve learning for all students K-12. http://www.digitallearningday.org/
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Reading Classic County
Reading Classic County
Feb 27 all-day
Reading Classic County
Check the Reading Classic Site for lists of County Competitions to be held in March. http://readingclassic.wix.com/read
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