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2012 Geisel Award Committee Meeting Agenda

Agenda

2012 Geisel Award Committee

Midwinter Meeting

Dallas Texas

January 20, 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM

January 21, 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM

January 22, 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Sheraton Hotel, Majestic 11

PLEASE NOTE THESE ARE CLOSED MEETINGS

  • Welcome and Introductions
  • Review purpose – to select the best book for beginning readers from the books published during 2011 and
         honor books
  • Review time line for work at midwinter, including voting, press conference, photographs, etc. 
  • Review procedures for discussion and voting
  • Appoint 2 tellers and one secretary
  • Discuss books (and eliminate books prior to voting)
  • Vote 
  • Tellers tabulate and report to committee
  • Discuss books again prior to revote if necessary
  • Prepare press release
  • Complete all work by Sunday, January 22 at 10:00 am