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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:

An Open Letter from NCTE President Ernest Morrell
Concerning NCTE Executive Director Kent Williamson

Our dear friend and colleague Kent Williamson, Executive Director of NCTE and Director of the National Center for Literacy Education (NCLE), was recently diagnosed with acute monocytic leukemia. Kent received the news shortly after returning home from our nation's capital, where on NCTE's 2014 Advocacy Day he highlighted the release of a new NCLE report titled Remodeling Literacy Learning Together: Paths to Standards Implementation during a briefing on Capitol Hill.  Read more.


 

Next Week May Be The Official Teacher Appreciation Week
But NCTE Appreciates You Every Week!

Appreciate Teachers by Understanding What They Do
Mary Beth Hertz's blog, Edutopia.org, April 24, 2014   

• President Emerita Shares Videos on Teaching First-Generation Students
The Chronicle of Higher Education, April 28, 2014 

• Share your story for Teacher Appreciation Week at #TeachingIs!

• Watch:  Meet the Finalists: 2014 National Teacher of the Year
The Teacher of the Year will be announced May 6 and NCTE member Sean McComb is one of the finalists!  Teaching Channel 

• A Secret to Great Teaching:  Maintain a Beginner's Mindset
NCTE member and 2011 Teacher of the Year Sarah Brown Wessling writes.  Teaching Channel, April 18, 2014

 

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