National Council of Teachers of English Logo

NCTE Press Center - Previous Revision

The National Council of Teachers of English, with more than 35,000 members and subscribers worldwide, is dedicated to improving the teaching and learning of English and the language arts at all levels of education. For more than 100 years NCTE has been the home for teachers in all areas of literacy education at all grade levels.

In 2011 NCTE and the Ball Foundation introduced the National Center for Literacy Education to celebrate the work of successful school teams across the country who are achieving remarkable results in advancing literacy learning.

To request an interview with an expert in literacy education, learn more about NCTE's positions on key issues, or obtain press credentials for an upcoming event, please contact NCTE's Communications Staff:

  • Millie Davis, 800-369-6283, ext. 3634,
  • Lori Bianchini, 800-369-6283, ext. 3644,
  • Fax: 217-278-3761, or email


News from NCTE

2014 Outstanding Nonfiction for Children Award Announced by NCTE  (January 24, 2014

Teachers, Authors, and Researchers Receive Awards from the NCTE  (November 15, 2013)

Author Judy Blume Honored with Two Literary Awards; Will Accept Awards in Boston during NCTE Annual Convention in November (September 16, 2013

NCTE, NWP, and IRA Collaborate to Support Educator Teams in Low Income Communities (August 13, 2013

University of Denver Professor Doug Hesse Elected Next NCTE Vice President (June 11, 2013

NCTE Speaks Outs with Position Statement on Machine Scoring of Student Writing (May 2, 2013)

MORE NEWS . . . 


NCTE Leadership Messages

NCTE President Sandy Hayes Updates Members on Literacy Education Programs, Shares Her Dream for Students

CEE Chair Louann Reid Responds to NCTQ Report on Teacher Education Programs

NCTE President Sandy Hayes Says a Moratorium on High Stakes Tests Is the Right Response to Common Core Implementation


Document and Site Resources

Share This On:

Page Tools:

Join NCTE Today

Related Search Terms

Like Us on Facebook
Follow Us on Twitter
Follow #nctechat on Twitter


Copyright © 1998-2018 National Council of Teachers of English. All rights reserved in all media.

1111 W. Kenyon Road, Urbana, Illinois 61801-1096 Phone: 217-328-3870 or 877-369-6283

Looking for information? Browse our FAQs, tour our sitemap and store sitemap, or contact NCTE

Read our Privacy Policy Statement and Links Policy. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the Terms of Use

Visit us on:

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Linked In
  • Pinterest
  • Instagram

Document URL

Document Owner

Organization Name

NCTE - The National Council of Teachers Of English

A Professional Association of Educators in English Studies, Literacy, and Language Arts