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  1. NCTE Annual Convention

    Nov 20 - 23
    National Harbor, MD
  2. NCTE Annual Convention Postconvention Workshops

    Nov 23 - 25
    National Harbor, MD
  3. 2014 CEL Annual Convention

    Nov 23 - 25
    National Harbor, MD


Handouts from past events are listed below.

2014 Annual Convention LogoFor handouts from the 2014 NCTE Annual Convention, please visit the Online Program or Mobile App (coming soon).
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  • Peter Smagorinsky

    Baseball and teaching: Why simplistic measures of...

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    RE: Desperately Need Encouragement

    Posted in: New Teachers

    Sharon, if the relationship with the department... more

  • Sharon Kinsey

    RE: Desperately Need Encouragement

    Posted in: New Teachers

    Anna, Thank you. It turns out that my mentor... more

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    RE: Desperately Need Encouragement

    Posted in: New Teachers

    Sharon, We feel your pain, but encourage you to... more


Eileen Blanco DoughertyEileen Blanco Dougherty

Eileen Blanco Dougherty is currently a special education kindergarten teacher within the New York City public school system. Her current position allows her to work with both children who do and do not have identified special needs, as well as with their families, within the classroom setting. Her practice focuses on the development of authentic inclusion of all children in early childhood education, as well as multiculturalism and collaboration with families.

Doughetry is a former recipient of the NCTE Early Career Educator of Color Leadership Award and is currently the chair of the NCTE Early Childhood Education Assembly’s Affirmative Action Committee.

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Four Ways to Advocate for School Libraries  eSchool News, October 23, 2014 

What Reflects a Great School? Not Test Scores  NCTE member Regie Routman writes about three essential factors for whole-school achievement: trust, collaboration, and authenticity.  Education Week, October 21, 2014  

10 Ways to Explore and Express What Makes Your Community Unique 
The Learning Network blog, The New York Times, October 2, 2014  

Write My Community: The 2014 National Day on Writing 
National Writing Project, October 2, 2014