TYCA unites teachers committed to the teaching and study of English in the two-year college, to advancing the profession, and providing a national voice for the two-year college in postsecondary education.
Tour of TYCA!
Stop Three on the 2014 Tour of TYCA Showcases TYCA-W (October 2013, Las Vegas, NV)
Ron Christiansen, Salt Lake Community College, offers a rationale and various strategies for “Saying ‘No’ to the Textbook” (link to PowerPoint coming). In his PowerPoint, Christiansen provides an overview of his one year pilot teaching first year composition without a textbook and discusses the advantages and disadvantages of OERs
Diana Hacker TYCA Outstanding Programs in English Awards
Nell Ann Pickett Service Award
TYCA Fame Award
Mark Reyholds TETYC Best Article Award
TYCA is made up of seven regional associations to provide a rich network of conventions and activities for two-year college English teachers.
Teaching English in the Two-Year College (TETYC) is for instructors of English in two-year colleges as well as for teachers of first- and second-year composition in four-year institutions. TETYC publishes theoretical and practical articles on composition, developmental studies, technical and business communication, literature, creative expression, language, and the profession. Published September, December, March, and May.
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TYCA NDoW Gallery
You are invited to contribute to TYCA's Gallery for the National Day on Writing which is now open for submissions on NCTE's National Gallery of Writing website. See NCTE's page on The National Day on Writing for more information.
Bylaws of the Two-Year College English Association