April 15: Early Career Educator of Color Award
May 1: NCTE Affiliate Awards
May 1: Outstanding Middle Level Educator Award
Congratulations once again to the 2016 NCTE Award winners.
Watch a slideshow of this year’s recipients.
2017 NCTE Children's Book Awards
The Charlotte Huck Award for Outstanding Fiction for Children was established in 2014 to promote and recognize fiction that has the potential to transform children’s lives by inviting compassion, imagination, and wonder.
2017 Winner: Ghost by Jason Reynolds
(Atheneum Books for Young Readers)
The Orbis Pictus Award, established in 1989, is the oldest children’s book award for nonfiction. The name Orbis Pictus commemorates the work of Johannes Amos Comenius, Orbis Pictus—The World in Pictures (1657), considered to be the first book actually planned for children.
2017 Winner: Some Writer!: The Story of E.B. White written and illustrated by Melissa Sweet
(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers)