author visits

Appearances 2022

Stay tuned! To find out more about Jean’s School and Virtual Visits. To inquire about other appearances or to schedule Jean for an appearance.

Appearances 2021

Stay tuned for virtual events surrounding the release of my latest book WHAT WOULD YOU DO IN A BOOK ABOUT YOU? coming 4/6/21 from HarperCollins. You can preorder it now! To find out more about Jean’s School and Virtual Visits. To inquire about other appearances or to schedule Jean for an appearance.

Appearances 2020

New appearances are added daily! 2/6/20           CCIRA Denver 10:30-11:30 Noticings Wondering and Listerner-Led Read Alouds 2/7/20           CCIRA Denver RMC-SCBWI Panel 4:00 2/10/20          Willowbrook School Visit, Glenview, IL 2/11/20            Westcott School Visit,  Northbrook, IL 2/23/20         … Read more »

Appearances 2019

1/29/19           North Jackson Elementary, Talmo, GA, School Virtual Visit 1/31/19            Martha Reid Leadership Academy, Mansfield, TX, School Virtual Visit 2/1/19             New Interdisciplinary School, Medford, NY, School Virtual Visit 2/1/19              Chamberlin Elementary School, Stephensville, TX, School Virtual… Read more »

Appearances 2018

2/1/18             Elizabeth Green Elementary School, Newington, CT, Virtual Visit 2/1/18             Providence Elementary School, Aubrey, TX, Virtual Visit 2/1/18             Palencia Elementary School, St. Augustine, FL, Virtual Visit 2/13/18           Tuckahoe Common School District, Southampton, NY, Virtual Visit 2/14/18 … Read more »

Tuesdays for Teachers: The Inside Out Quiz

The Inside Out Quiz Author Skype Session by Ashley Daniels I am blessed with the opportunity to student teach twenty-six wonderful second graders. One goal I set for myself while finishing my degree was to bring technology into the classroom in a tangible way. With 21st century technology available, I decided to use Skype to… Read more »

Appearances 2017

Posting new appearances every day! 2/2/17          Colorado Council International Reading Association – Presentation and  Book Signing 2/4/17          WriteOnCon Q&A Session on Picture Book Writing with Scholastic Editor Celia Lee 2/17/17         Mount Lebanon Montessori School Author Visit 3/2/17          Mercedes Benz… Read more »

Feeling the Love from Rhinelander!

My Skype visit with first graders in Rhinelander, Wisconsin was one of my favorites of the year! And the happiness continued a week later when their lovely letters and art arrived in the mail. Thank you, students and teachers for such a warm and gracious “getting to know you.”        

Connecting with Authors – Bringing Literacy to Life

Ellie Rumney is a library media specialist extraordinaire from Rhinelander, Wisconsin.  Her heartfelt post gave me goosebumps. Yes, small moments can provide endless inspiration. Thank you, Ellie! Connecting with Authors – Bringing Literacy to Life by Ellie Rumney The joyful faces of student connecting an author to a book is a priceless sight. On one… Read more »