We have a date! January 24, 2015! The Keller(TX) ISD secondary librarians have begun planning for #YAK15, our fourth annual young adult book festival, to be held at KISD's Central High School, 9450 Ray White Road., Ft. Worth, TX. 76244, as a means to provide the Keller ISD teen community with exceptional opportunities to connect with literature and authors in a non-academic setting.
Our goals are to:
Connect teens with award-winning young adult authorsEnrich reading and literacy skillsStimulate interest in reading and writingProvide teens with an entertaining as well as educational eventProvide teens with leadership opportunitiesEncourage "non-readers" to become readers through the enthusiasm of other teens