The CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Shadowing Scheme: Executive Summary

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Author: CILIP

Year: 2013

In 2011 the Chartered Institute for Library and Information Professionals (CILIP) commissioned a project to investigate the CILIP Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Shadowing Scheme. The research was funded by Carnegie UK Trust, who also sponsor the Shadowing Scheme. This scheme encourages and supports children and young people in ‘shadowing’ the judging of two prestigious children’s book awards: the Carnegie Medal, awarded annually to the writer of an outstanding book for children; and the Kate Greenaway Medal, awarded annually for distinguished illustration in a book for children.

This Executive Summary provides a short evaluation of the scheme. You can also read the full report here.