Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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*If you are interested in becoming a collaborator to promote reading, please contact Curriculum Support Services at 501-683-4800.  

Book Awards


Arkansas Diamond Primary Book Award Arkansas Teen Book Award Caldecott Medal Books
Charlie May Simon Book Award Coretta Scott King Award Newbery Medal Books
Printz Book Award Pura Belpre Award Siebert Informational Book Award


For more information, please contact:

Kathy Mascuilli, Literacy Program Manager
Arkansas Department of Education
Four Capitol Mall, Room 403-B
Little Rock, Arkansas 72201
Phone: 501-683-2922

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