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!
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OCLS African-American Read-In featuring Beverly Jenkins and Dr. Carla Hayden
February 28, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Celebrate African-American literature in poetry, story, and song, performed by local luminaries in conjunction with the 31st Annual National African-American Read-In. Enjoy an opening keynote from bestselling romance author Beverly Jenkins and a closing keynote from Dr. Carla Hayden, the Librarian of Congress. Participants also include Congresswoman Val B. Demings, Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings, Johnny Magic, news anchor Ginger Gadsden, Emmy-Award winning news anchor Jazmin Bailey, City Commissioner Bakari F. Burns, Grammy-nominated musician Nathi Gcabashe, and more.
This event is free and open to the public. OCLS’s 2021 African-American Read-In is going virtual and will be broadcast to our YouTube and Facebook pages. Registration is not required, but you can register to receive reminder emails before the event.