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Nov 14, 2019, 14:37 ET National Council of Teachers of English Defines Literacy In A Digital Age

This is an excerpt from the NCTE position statement Definition of Literacy in a Digital Age. This statement was revised and approved in October 2019, ...


Aug 20, 2019, 12:53 ET New Literacy Research Office Launches at Notre Dame

The James R. Squire Office of Policy Research in the English Language Arts will open this fall at the University of Notre Dame under the direction of ...


Apr 30, 2019, 15:00 ET Nationally Acclaimed Authors Bring Spirited Inquiry to Baltimore

The National Council of Teachers of English has just announced an incredible array of headliners for Spirited Inquiry, their Annual Convention in...


Mar 04, 2019, 11:43 ET Penguin Random House (PRH) and the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Announce Partnership for Two $10,000 Grants for Teachers

Penguin Random House and NCTE announce a new partnership to recognize the nation's most dynamic and resourceful teachers who use their creativity to...


Nov 17, 2018, 17:38 ET The National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Announces Winners of Prestigious Book Awards at 108th Annual Convention

The National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) today announced the winners of two prestigious awards for children's books at their 108th Annual...


Oct 15, 2018, 10:22 ET Thousands Prepare for National Celebration of Writing

Writing has never been more central to our daily lives, and that's why this month tens of thousands of people across the country and around the world ...


Nov 18, 2017, 15:00 ET The National Council Of Teachers Of English (NCTE) Announces Winners Of Prestigious Book Awards At 107th Annual Convention

The National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) today announced the winners of two of their prestigious awards for children's books at their 107th ...


Oct 20, 2017, 08:17 ET The Nation Celebrates Writing

The written word is getting lots of love as people put pen to paper and fingers to keyboards for the National Day on Writing®. Now in its ninth year, ...


Nov 19, 2016, 02:30 ET Three Authors Receive Top Honors from NCTE

Authors Jason Reynolds, Melissa Sweet, and Marilyn Nelson were just announced winners of prestigious literacy awards from the National Council of...


Oct 18, 2016, 12:00 ET NCTE Launches 2016 #WhyIWrite Campaign with New Website and Podcast

The National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) will commemorate the eighth National Day on Writing (#WhyIWrite) on October 20. The annual...


Aug 04, 2016, 02:54 ET Author Matt de la Peña Receives Intellectual Freedom Award

The National Council of Teachers of English honors Matt de la Peña for his courage in standing up for intellectual freedom with the NCTE National...