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INBOX is a weekly e-mail wrap-up of the most important stories in English language arts education, ideas for your classroom, and news from NCTE.

Sent each week to NCTE members (to the email address we have on file for you), this e-newsletter is mailed once a month to nonmembers.

Members can update their email address by sending a message to NCTE; nonmembers can use this form to subscribe to receive a monthly issue of INBOX or can join NCTE to receive INBOX each week as part of their membership.

From the Current Issue:

It's Coming . . . the Fourth Annual National Day on Writing!

The date is Saturday, October 20, but you can celebrate before, on, or after! Make a plan now to celebrate with others. The National Day on Writing was established to recognize that we're all writing more now than ever before.

. . . 21st Century Writing
"How to Use Cellphones to Teach Literacy":  SmartBrief/SmartBlog on Education, September 10, 2012
"Students to Become Fictional Reporters with National Convention Writing Project":   Abilene Reporter-News, September 5, 2012 

NOTE:  The Nation's Report Card: Writing 2011, Grades 8 and 12, will be released September 14, 2012, 11 a.m. EDT. Register to learn about this first-ever online writing assessment from a panel of experts, including NCTE members Beverly Ann Chin and Arthur Applebee.

Rick and Becky DuFour
PrNational Center for Literacy Education graphicofessional learning communities at work.  District Administration, September 2012 

If you want to know more about professional collaboration and learning communities, create a login on the Literacy and Learning Exchange.  Connect with the National Center for Literacy Education on Facebook and Twitter 


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INBOX Announcements feature NCTE products and events. Events that NCTE co-sponsors, such as Read Across America Day, are also included in the Announcements.


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