From speaking zero English to winning the 2018 Outstanding Young Educator Award. This is what Julian Cortes, Norman Rockwell Elementary School, has achieved so far in his life.
Find Good Books to Read
Looking for a new book to read? Here are some places to look for ideas of award-winning books.
Awarded to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
The Coretta Scott King Book Awards
Awarded to African American authors and illustrators for distinguished work.
Awarded to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
The Otter Award
Awarded for the best chapter books for readers transitioning to chapter books.
Pacific Northwest Young Reader's Choice Award
Students in grades 4-6 living in the Pacific Northwest may vote for their favorite book and see all of the previous winners.
Sasquatch Reading Award
Students in grades 4-8 in the state of Washington may vote for their favorite chapter book each year from a list of nominees.
Washington Children's Choice Picture Book Award
Students in grades K-3 in the state of Washington may vote for their favorite picture book each year.