Opening Minds Innovation Award Finalist


Cen Campbell, Amy Koester, and I are in Chicago today and tomorrow for the AEYC Opening Minds Conference. Little eLit is a finalist for the Innovation Awards at the conference, and we’re showcasing what new media in early literacy looks while also demonstrating how crowd-sourced and collaborative this community is, highlighting the Mother Goose on the Loose App.

We are also delighted to debut Carissa Christner’s video:

Librarians rock!

About Dr. Betsy Diamant-Cohen

A renowned national speaker and accomplished author, Dr. Betsy Diamant-Cohen is best known as the creator of Mother Goose on the Loose, an award-winning early literacy program. Her charismatic presentations always include an easily-understandable combination of research and practice. Recognized by the ASCLA Leadership and Professional Achievement Award for “revolutionizing the way librarians work with children from birth to age 3” and the 2018 Vattemare Award for Creativity in Libraries, Betsy’s passion is for helping children and the adults in their lives be the best they can be while sparking a love of reading.