Schedule - NCTE

 Thursday, November 16

11:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Preconvention Workshops (*additional registration required)

4:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m. 
Thursday General Session:  “Our Family Gathering: A Conversation with Students and Educators”

5:45 p.m.–7:15 p.m.
Section Get-Togethers

 Friday, November 17

8:00 a.m.–9:15 a.m. 
Friday General Session:  Poet and Writer Jimmy Santiago Baca

9:30 a.m.–10:45 a.m.
A Sessions

11:00 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
B Sessions

11:00 a.m.–6:30 p.m.
Exhibit Hall Open

11:30 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
Ticketed Luncheons

12:30 p.m.–1:45 p.m.
C Sessions

2:00 p.m.–3:15 p.m.
D Sessions

3:30 p.m.–4:45 p.m.
E Sessions

5:00 p.m.–6:30 p.m.
Annual Business/Board of Directors Meeting

6:30 p.m.–8:45 p.m.
Evening Event: Astronaut and Author Leland Melvin

 Saturday, November 18

7:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m. 
Ticketed Breakfast

9:00 a.m.–10:15 a.m. 
Saturday General Session: Jacqueline Woodson

10:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall Open

10:30 a.m.–11:45 a.m.
F Sessions

12:00 p.m.–1:15 p.m.
G Sessions

12:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Ticketed Luncheons

1:30 p.m.–2:45 p.m.
H Sessions

3:00 p.m.–4:15 p.m.
I Sessions

4:30 p.m.–5:45 p.m.
J Sessions

5:45 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
Special Interest Group Events

 Sunday, November 19

7:00 a.m.–8:45 a.m. 
Ticketed Breakfasts

9:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Exhibit Hall Open

8:00 a.m.–9:15 a.m.
K Sessions

9:30 a.m.–11:00 a.m. 
Sunday General Session:  Author Gareth Hinds

11:15 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
L Sessions

12:45 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
M Sessions

2:15 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
N Sessions

CEL Convention (*additional registration required)

 Monday, November 20

CEL Convention (*additional registration required)

ALAN Workshop (*additional registration required)

 Tuesday, November 21

ALAN Workshop (*additional registration required)