When and where is the next YAL Conference?
October 24 - 25, 2014 Conference
Stay tuned for conference information updates.
Who is eligible to participate?
Teachers from GEAR UP high schools and certain CTC partner schools are eligible to participate for a discounted fee. Teachers from non-GEAR UP schools are welcome to attend for a fee.
What are the YAL books for 2013-2014?
View the Save-The-Date YAL flyer for 2013 (archived).
Click to view the 2013-2014 YAL book selection.
What resources are available for me after the conference?
Units for Books - Teachers from our partnership schools are encouraged to follow up with our Unit for Books Program; you’ll receive a classroom set of books for creating a unit that includes young adult literature and best practice literacy strategies.
YAL Presentations and Teacher Units - Look at units written by YAL presenters and other teachers on our Units Showcase page.
GEAR UP Specialists - Talk with the GEAR UP PD specialist at your school. Not sure who that is? Contact Chris Johnson at
firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Support Sessions - Attend a Support Session after the conference and earn more CPDUs. For more information contact your school’s GEAR UP PD specialist or
email Chris Johnson at email@example.com.
What are past YAL books?
View all YAL Books - or view Excel Version