Kristy Nerstheimer’s "Teacher Talk" Shop Talk

Apr 17, 2024

Online event


Join Kristy for “Teacher Talk” as she explains many different educational topics and acronyms such as DEIB, SEL, ELL, etc . Discover how your picture book could be appealing and marketed to schools. This shop talk will be recorded and available to registered Premium Members through 2024. FREE for Premium Members, $15 USD for Registered Users. Sponsored by Kansas-Missouri SCBWI!

Kristy Nerstheimer has been an educator for 28 years. She has taught kindergarten, second, third, and fifth grade. Currently, she is working with students in grades K-6th as an interventionist. She has taught in the urban and suburban setting as well as overseas.  Kristy holds a Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction.  She has written for various educational organizations including the Kansas Historical Society. Her first picture book biography, The Greatest Thing: A Story About Buck O’Neil, was published in 2021 and won the Kansas Notable Award. It is also part of the 4th grade curriculum in the Sarasota County Schools in Florida. 

Additional Workshop Details


Wednesday, April 17, 2024. 6:00-7:00 pm CT


Virtual Event. After registering, you will find your registration confirmation under My Events on your Member Home. The Zoom link for the event will be found under the green Meeting Info button.


FREE for Premium Members. $15 USD for Registered Users.


The Shop Talk will be recorded, and the recording will be available through 2024.  Attendees will receive a link and a password by email the week following the event.


Upon completion of payment, you will receive a payment confirmation by email. You will also find a registration confirmation on the website that will include event-specific details. Go to your Member Home and click on My Events under the black bar at the top of the page. All events you have registered will be displayed on this page. If there are additional meeting details (i.e. Zoom links for virtual events or materials required for the event), this information will be found under the green Meeting Info button.

Questions about this event? Contact Michele Helsel or Devyn Douvier, Co-Regional Advisors, SCBWI Kansas-Missouri