Affiliates - NCTE

Find your NCTE Affiliate

 

The National Council of Teachers of English welcomes you into a community of educators whose devotion, inspiration, determination, and uniqueness come together to make a difference. When you join your local NCTE Affiliate, you will find the connections and tools you need to be innovative, creative, and inventive as you work to connect with each of your students.

Sometimes you may simply need a quick idea to get your class started or you want to take a step back and reevaluate how learning takes place. Sometimes, you just need to know you are not completely on your own.

Your local affiliate is working to improve the teaching and learning of English language arts directly in your community. Please join us in our effort as we think globally and act locally.

JOIN by contacting your affiliate using the information listed below OR download and print the PDF version of the Affiliate Membership Enrollment Form.

Find an Affiliate

Affiliate Meetings

To have your affiliate meeting listed here, please email the NCTE Affiliate Office.

 

Association of College English Teachers of Alabama

Conference on the Sympathetic Imagination
February 24–25, 2022
Auburn University at Montgomery, AL
Conference website

Arizona English Teachers Association 

Conference 2022, “I Change Myself, I Change the World”: Stories of Hope, Change, & Light
September 24, 2022
Arizona School for the Arts, Phoenix, AZ
Conference Website

British Columbia Teachers of English Language Arts

Evoking Harmony: Joy & Inspiration Through Convergence
October 21, 2022
Conference Website

Connecticut Council of Teachers of English

“Like Air, We Rise Together: A New Community”
May 21, 2022
Virtual Conference
Conference Website

Illinois Association of Teachers of English

Celebrating a New Chapter
October 21–22, 2022
Decatur, IL
Conference Website

Kansas Association of Teachers of English

Fall Annual Conference
October 28–29, 2022
Drury Plaza Hotel Broadview, Wichita, KS
Conference Website

Minnesota Council of Teachers of English

Building Bridges & Breaking Walls: Literacy For All
April 28–29, 2022
200 W 1st Street, Duluth, MN
Conference Website

New Jersey Council of Teachers of English 

Literacy for Living: Taking Care of Our Students and Ourselves
April 30, 2022
Pascack Valley High School, Hillsdale, NJ
Conference Website

North Carolina English Teachers Association 

2022 Bob Alexander Spring Literacy Symposium
April 30, 2022
Ashbrook High School, Gastonia, NC
Conference Website

North Dakota Council of Teachers of English

“Growing Together” 2022 Summer Conference
July 19–20, 2022
Baymont Inn & Suites, Mandan, ND
Conference Website

Pennsylvania Council of Teachers of English and Language Arts

PCTELA 2022 Annual Conference
October 21–22, 2022
Virtual Conference
Conference Website

South Dakota Council of Teachers of English

Honor Our Voices: The Stories We Carry With Us
June 7–8, 2022
Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center, Oacoma, SD
Conference Website

Texas Council of Teachers of English Language Arts

Embracing Boldness: An Exploration of the Power of Language
February 3–5, 2023
Denton Convention Center, Denton, TX
Conference Website

Coalition of Reading and English Supervisors of Texas

Spring 2022 Conference
April 24–25, 2022
Hilton Austin Airport, Austin, TX
Conference Website

Virginia Association of Teachers of English 

Retreat the Write Way!
October 6–9, 2022
Shrine Mont, Orkney Springs, VA
Conference Website

 

 

 

 

 

Affiliate Awards

 

Affiliate Excellence Award

Established in 1997, this award is given by the NCTE Standing Committee on Affiliates to affiliates that meet standards of excellence to which all affiliates should aspire.
Deadline July 15

 

Student Affiliate Excellence Award

Established in 2013, this award is given by the NCTE Standing Committee on Affiliates to establish high standards of performance for student affiliates and to honor those affiliates which meet these standards. Qualifications for the award represent standards of excellence to which all student affiliates should aspire.
Deadline May 1

 

Affiliate Journal of Excellence Award

Established in 1996 for top awards given by the NCTE Standing Committee on Affiliates to affiliate journals that are evaluated by a panel of judges as best meeting the award criteria.
Deadline May 1

 

Kent D. Williamson Affiliate Membership Award

Established in 1987, this award is given by the NCTE Standing Committee on Affiliates to affiliates with the highest percentage of membership increase. To be eligible, affiliates must electronically send their membership lists, in a designated format, to NCTE at affsec@ncte.org.
Deadline May 1

 

Affiliate Multicultural Program Award

Established in 1993, this award is given by the NCTE Standing Committee on Affiliates to affiliates who adopt programs, policies, activities, and other events which encourage greater participation and development of multicultural involvement within each affiliate.
Deadline May 1

 

Affiliate Newsletter of Excellence Award

Established in 1993 for top awards given by the NCTE Standing Committee on Affiliates to affiliate newsletters that are evaluated by a panel of judges as best meeting the award criteria.
Deadline May 1

Affiliate Website of Excellence Award

Established in 2000 for top awards given by the NCTE Standing Committee on Affiliates to affiliate websites that are evaluated by a panel of judges as best meeting the award criteria.
Deadline May 1

 

NCTE Fund Teachers for the Dream Affiliate Award

The NCTE Fund invites affiliates to implement initiatives aimed at recruiting English language arts teachers of color and will offer grants to those selected affiliates.
Deadline May 1

 

NCTE Leadership Development Award UNFUNDED

Established in 1999, this award is given to an early career teacher (1–5 years experience) from each state, regional, and provincial affiliate who has never attended an NCTE Annual Convention and who has demonstrated a capacity for professional leadership and a willingness to join and participate in the affiliate
Deadline May 1

 

NCTE National Intellectual Freedom Award

Established in 1997 by NCTE and SLATE–Support for the Learning and Teaching of English–this award is given to individuals, groups, or institutions that merit recognition for advancing the cause of intellectual freedom. A subcommittee of the NCTE Standing Committee Against Censorship selects the recipient(s)
Deadline May 1

 

NCTE Affiliate Intellectual Freedom Award

Established in 1997 by NCTE and SLATE–Support for the Learning and Teaching of English–this award is given by state, regional, and provincial affiliates, who choose to participate, to honor individuals, groups, or institutions that merit recognition for advancing the cause of intellectual freedom.
Deadline May 1

 

NCTE High School Teacher of Excellence Award

This award was established in 2001 by the Secondary Section to recognize and celebrate high school classroom teachers
Deadline June 1