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Secondary Back to School Resources

Secondary Back to School Resources


Annual Convention

NCTE Annual ConventionSt. Louis, Missouri • November 16-19, 2017

Teaching Our Students Today, Tomorrow, Forever:
Recapturing Our Voices, Our Agency, Our Mission

Join thousands of educators, experts, authors, administrators, publishers, and others in St. Louis, Missouri, for the 2017 NCTE Annual Convention!


Online Learning

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

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Lesson Plans

The secondary 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 Goble and Ryan R. Goble

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

Teaching YA Lit through Differentiated Instruction by Susan L. Groenke and Lisa Scherff

Supporting Students in a Time of Core Standards: Grades 9-12 by Sarah Brown Wessling, Crystal VanKooten and Danielle Lillge

These books are part of the Principles in Practice imprint:

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