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2016 Conference on English Leadership Convention

Registration Information

The CEL Convention immediately follows the NCTE Annual Convention and is designated as "CEL Convention (W.17)" on the registration form.


NCTE + CEL Member: $180
NCTE member only: $205
Nonmember: $255

Sunday CEL Luncheon: $55

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NCTE Annual Convention

Innovative Leadership:
Navigating Changes in Literacy Education

November 20-22, 2016
Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, Georgia

Join us for the CEL Convention in Atlanta where we will examine and discuss innovations in literacy leadership. We will work collaboratively, share experiences and reflect upon our practice in order to build our capacities for leadership.

Keynote Speakers

Mignon Fogarty will be speaking at the Sunday CEL Luncheon, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. (Additional tickets are required for this NCTE Annual Convention event.)

Kelly Gallagher and Penny Kittle will be speaking at the Sunday Opening Session, 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Ernest Morrell will be speaking at the Monday Breakfast, 8:00-9:00 a.m.

Troy Hicks and Kristen Turner will be speaking at the Monday Luncheon, 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Jemelleh Coes will be speaking at the Tuesday Breakfast, 8:00-9:00 a.m.

Sara Kajder will be speaking at the Tuesday Luncheon, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Convention Program


Special Topic Strands

Session themes for the 2016 CEL Conference include:
   •  Maximizing change and making it work
   •  Influencing productive literacy leadership
   •  Developing collaborations
   •  Supporting literacy coaching
   •  Enhancing curricular/instructional design
   •  Diversifying assessment
   •  Learning to run effective meetings
   •  Being intentional with outcomes
   •  Building communities with teams
   •  Building leadership capacity
   •  Contributing to the success of others

If you have questions about the 2016 CEL Annual Convention, please contact the Program Chair, Tracy Recine.

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