National Council of Teachers of English Logo
SLATE

Updates from SLATE - Previous Revision

SLATE is NCTE's grassroots advocacy network that

  • seeks to influence public attitudes and policy decisions affecting the teaching of English language arts at local, state, and national levels;
  • seeks to implement and publicize the policies adopted by NCTE; and
  • serves as NCTE's intellectual freedom network.

All NCTE members receive bimonthly issues of SLATE Update by email and are eligible to submit nominations for the intellectual freedom awards.

Awards

NCTE/SLATE Intellectual Freedom Award – National 
Established in 1997, this award is given by a joint subcommittee of the SLATE (Support for the Learning and Teaching of English) Steering Committee and the NCTE Standing Committee Against Censorship to individuals, groups, or institutions that merit recognition for advancing the cause of intellectual freedom. Deadline May 1

NCTE/SLATE Intellectual Freedom Award State, Regional, Provincial Affiliates
Established in 1997, this award is given by state, regional, and provincial affiliates, who choose to participate, to honor individuals, groups, or institutions that merit recognition for advancing the cause of intellectual freedom; established by NCTE and SLATE—Support for the Learning and Teaching of English. Deadline May 1

Newsletter

"Join NCTE in Celebrating Literacy Education Advocacy Month!" is the theme of the March 2009 issue.

Supporting SLATE

Gifts to SLATE may be used to support items such as

  • the creation of SLATE starter sheets,
  • Action Alerts designed to mobilize local support on legislative matters, or
  • NCTE's anti-censorship center and related activities.

The National Council of Teachers of English is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. All contributions are tax-deductible as allowed by law.

Contribute to SLATE

 

Document and Site Resources

Share This On:

Page Tools:

Join NCTE Today

Related Search Terms

Make a difference today!

Copyright

Copyright © 1998-2014 National Council of Teachers of English. All rights reserved in all media.

1111 W. Kenyon Road, Urbana, Illinois 61801-1096 Phone: 217-328-3870 or 877-369-6283

Looking for information? Browse our FAQs, tour our sitemap and store sitemap, or contact NCTE

Read our Privacy Policy Statement and Links Policy. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the Terms of Use

Visit us on:
Facebook Twitter Linked In Pinterest Instagram