About the Conference
The Penn State Lehigh Valley Diverse Literacies Conference is organized by Penn State Lehigh Valley and the Lehigh Valley Writing Project. Over the past decade, the Diverse Literacies Conference has become a very successful professional educator meeting in Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley. Focusing on significant, current educational issues such as the diverse literacies students bring into our classrooms, the diverse literacy competencies necessitated by and developed through modern living, and the need to effectively reach all our students, the conference is attended by interested educators of various grade levels and student populations.
Since its inception, the conference has been featuring prominent scholars as keynote speakers: