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Annual Convention

Responsibility, Creativity, and the Arts of Language

November 19-22, 2015
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Don't miss this opportunity to engage with authors and educators from across the country on topics important to you. Browse the Convention Preview and make your plans today!


Online Learning

Whether you are thinking about your own professional learning needs or responsible for planning with others, NCTE makes the resources easily accessible.

Facilitated Online Course:  Using Evidence to Guide Teaching and Learning (Grades 6-12)

On Demand Web Seminar Packages:


Lesson Plans

These middle level lesson plans from ReadWriteThink focus on back to school and creating classroom community with interactive student materials, Web resources, and ELA standards for classroom teachers.




Thumbnail for Making Curriculum Pop: Developing Literacies in All Content AreasMaking Curriculum Pop: Developing Literacies in All Content Areas by Pam Boble and Ryan R. Goble

Text Complexity: Supporting Student Readers by Anne Ruggles Gere, Elizabeth C. Homan, Christopher parsons, Ruth anna Spooner, and Chinyere Uzogara

Supporting Students in a Time of Core Standards: Grades 6-8 by Tonya Perry and Rebecca Manery

These books are part of the Principles in Practice imprint:


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