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TD National Reading Summit II (A Reading Canada — Vancouver) touched on the importance of developing a reading culture in Canada, and the steps we can take to foster that. In 2011, we looked at programs that will inspire and challenge us, and the issues we must address moving forward. The purpose is changing Canada and building a society of readers

TD National Reading Summit Chair: Sandra Singh, Chief Librarian, Vancouver Public Library
Summit Facilitator: Duncan Holmes

Speakers

Patricia Aldana
Jeannette Armstrong
Daniel Caron
Jim Diorio
Maureen Dockendorf
Chris Kennedy
Annie Kidder
Lyne Laganière
Steven Page
Simi Sara
Marcelo Suárez-Orozco
Rick Wilks
Max Wyman
National Reading Campaign Steering Committee
Author
Librarian and Archivist of Canada at Library and Archives Canada
Vice President, Chief Idea Officer, Manifest Communications
Assistant Superintendent, Coquitlam School District
Superintendent of Schools/CEO with the West Vancouver School District
Executive Director of People for Education
Project coordinator for Quebec’s Ministry of Education
Singer, Songwriter
Radio Broadcaster
Professor of Globalization and Education at New York University
Founder of Annick Press
Reader

Resources From the 2012 Summit