University of Central Missouri African American Poetry Read-In - National Council of Teachers of English

Welcome to the NCTE event calendar! Here, you can find a list of events, including webinars, workshops, and in-person conferences. These events provide opportunities for English language arts teachers to learn new strategies and techniques, network with colleagues, and stay up-to-date on the latest research and best practices in the field.

If you have an event that you would like to submit to be included on the NCTE event calendar, please fill out the event submission form. To be considered, events must align with the mission of NCTE and be of professional interest to English language arts teachers. We hope to see you at one of our upcoming events!

If you’re hosting an event you’d like to share, submit your event here.

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

University of Central Missouri African American Poetry Read-In

February 23, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm


High school students will be lead by pre-service English teachers through the following activities:

1. Welcome
2. Writing into the day with a poem and writing in response
3. Rotation of poetry activities done. Activities will include: Poetry writing with popscicle sticks, reading bios of poets, choral reading of poems, and writing poetry with various kinds of guidelines.
4. Wrap up and farewell.


February 23, 2023
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Event Category:
Event Tags:


Amanda Brewer


University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO 64093 United States + Google Map
View Venue Website