Delegate Profile

Michael Gianfrancesco

Conference Sessions

  • Lesson Planning for the Comics Classroom

    Mar 01, 2018, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Seattle Public Library Level 4 – Room 1

    Attendees of this workshop/panel will take with them strategies and a mini-unit they can use almost immediately in their classrooms. Join a special guest educat...

    • Language: English
  • What Do I Say When....? Tough Questions About Comics and How to Turn it Around

    Mar 01, 2018, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM, Seattle Public Library Level 4 – Room 2

    Parents and administrators contest the legitimacy of comics -- and bring their own backgrounds to their assumptions about the form. Students may notice points i...

    • Language: English
  • The Representation Bookshelf

    Mar 01, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, Seattle Public Library Level 4 – Room 2

    This panel will discuss the importance of diverse titles in classroom libraries as well as suggestions for titles to fill that shelf. The participants, made up ...

    • Language: English
  • Tools of Adversity: Helping Students Find Themselves In The Comics Medium

    Mar 01, 2018, 3:15 PM - 4:15 PM, Seattle Public Library Level 4 – Room 2

    Students come in all shapes, sizes, and colors, so why shouldn’t our comic heroes?  This panel of industry professionals and educators will explore the ever-cha...

    • Language: English
  • Gender Identity: Understanding Through Art

    Mar 02, 2018, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Location: WSCC 604

    At the forefront of modern social debate is the nature of gender identity and how we move forward culturally with new understanding of the diversity within. Man...

    • Language: English
  • Books As Flint: Using Graphic Novels to Spark Political Activism

    Mar 03, 2018, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Location: WSCC 3B

    Whether it be in the classroom or in the home, it can be difficult to open conversations about politics, race, religion, misogyny, and bigotry.  This panel will...

    • Language: English

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