Write with Ursula Dubosarsky (Australia’s Children’s Laureate)

Have you heard about the amazing Ursula Dubosarsky?

She is the current Australia’s Children’s Laureate.

The Australian Children’s Laureate is the national ambassador for reading and Australian children’s literature.

​The Laureate’s role is to promote the transformational power of reading, creativity and story in the lives of young Australians.

​The Laureate speaks on behalf of all creators and of the entire industry, representing reading advocates, educators, librarians, booksellers and publishers. The formation of strong international links with other Laureates is also giving visibility to the work being done in Australia at international literary forums.

In addition to all of that Ursula also has a monthly writing challenge.

Get your pencils ready and do some…

Writing with Ursula

Ursula explains her theme:

Why “Read For Your Life”

Australian Children’s Laureate, Ursula Dubosarsky explains her theme “Read For Your Life” and why all libraries are so important!

We completely agree with her on just how important, and amazing, libraries are.

Maybe writing just isn’t enough…so you can also

Read with Ursula

with a range of new and old stories.

Or, you can borrow her books from the library.

Also check out the Laureate Downloads from Ursula’s term.