2018 NCTE Summer Institute

How do we engage today’s students, in today’s world, with literary and nonfiction texts?

Join veteran teachers Leila Christenbury and Ken Lindblom in answering these questions in an event that will advance your practice and transform your classroom!

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Featured Conferences


WLU Literacies for All Summer Institute

Baltimore, Maryland • July 12-14, 2018

CEL Annual Convention

Houston, Texas • November 18-20, 2018

CCCC Annual Convention

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania • March 13-16, 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

Summer Book Club



#NCTEchat is a fast-paced monthly Twitter chat where incredible ideas fly and solid advice comes in 140-character snippets. Join the conversation!

  • Sunday, April 15 – Student Voice, Student Advocacy
  • Sunday, May 20 – Summer Learning Opportunities

Read through the Wakelet archives of all past #NCTEchats

National Celebrations


NCTE Advocacy and Leadership Summit

April 12-13, 2018


National Day on Writing

October 20

African American Read-In

February (all month long)