Celebrated throughout the month of February, an African American Read-In can be as simple as bringing together friends to share a book, or as elaborate as arranging public readings and media presentations that feature professional African American writers.
Learn more about the Read-In and our new toolkit with book lists, badges, bookmarks, graphics, articles, and other resources.
Tell us about your event so we can update our listing of local events.
The Middle Level journal Voices from the Middle is now available in a digital edition! All articles are still available in PDF format, in addition to the web-only content and podcasts featuring the issue's authors and lesson plan connections from ReadWriteThink. Check out VM!
Want to write for Voices from the Middle?
Check out the latest call for manuscripts!
Not yet a subscriber?
Add it to your NCTE membership today! NCTE members enjoy online access to ALL journals published more than two years ago.
Make a long-term impact on the environment by receiving Voices from the Middle-Green today!
Stella by Starlight by Sharon M. Draper (Atheneum Books for Young Readers) has been named the winner of the 2016 Charlotte Huck Award for Outstanding Fiction for Children.
Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina & New Orleans by Don Brown (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers) has been named the winner of the 2016 Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children.
The Policy Analysis Initiative is a network of NCTE volunteers who track state policy developments impacting English language arts, English studies, literacy, and the humanities. See what is happening in your state!
, Literacy & NCTE Blog
What Does It Mean to Advocate for Literacy?
#nctechat archive with hosts Ernest Morrell & Darren Cambridge
Join us for Literacy Education Advocacy Day on Thursday, February 25.
The Assembly on Literature for Adolescents of NCTE (ALAN) promotes communication and cooperation among all individuals who have a special interest in adolescent literature, presents programs and conferences on this subject, promotes and increases the number of articles and publications devoted to it and integrates the efforts of all those with an interest in this literature.