Featured Conferences


CEL Annual Convention

Houston, Texas • November 18-20, 2018

CCCC Annual Convention

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania • March 13-16, 2019

WLU Literacies for All Summer Institute

Columbia, South Carolina • July 12-13, 2019

2018 NCTE
Annual Convention

The NCTE Annual Convention is an opportunity to network with and learn from some of the brightest minds in the profession. Join us in November as Houston welcomes more than 6,000 authors, advocates, and literacy educators from across the country.
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Online Events


Web Seminars

NCTE Reads



#NCTEchat is a fast-paced monthly Twitter chat where incredible ideas fly and solid advice comes in 280-character snippets. Join the conversation!

  • Sunday, September 16, 8:00 p.m. EST: Banning Books Silences Stories
  • Sunday, October 14, 8:00 p.m. EST: Writing for Empathy
  • Sunday, November 11, 8:00 p.m. EST: #NCTE18

Read through the Wakelet archives of all past #NCTEchats

National Celebrations


NCTE Advocacy and Leadership Summit

April 8-9, 2019

National Day on Writing

October 20

African American Read-In

February (all month long)