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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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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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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 

How Writing in Every Class Helps Build Connections
  "In my experience working with hundreds of schools, the easiest way to improve student performance at scale is by having students write in every class," writes NCTE member Katie McKnight.  Smart Blog on Education, SmartBrief, September 3, 2014