Save the Date for NTCTELA's 10th Annual Conference

Registration Opens January 8, 2018. Space is limited, so sign up quickly!

Hurst Conference Center

Friday, June 8th 2018 at 8am

1601 Campus Drive

Hurst, TX

This Year's Speakers

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Smokey Daniels

Harvey "Smokey" Daniels has been a city and suburban classroom teacher and a college professor, and now works as a national consultant and author on literacy education. In language arts, Smokey is known for his pioneering work on student book clubs, as recounted in Literature Circles: Voice and Choice in Book Clubs and Reading Groups, and Minilessons for Literature Circles. His latest bestselling books on content-area literacy are The Curious Classroom; Comprehension & Collaboration, Second Edition; Upstanders; Subjects Matter, Second Edition; the Texts and Lessons series; and Content-Area Writing. He is also coauthor of Best Practice, Fourth Edition, and The Best Practice Video Companion as well as editor of Comprehension Going Forward.

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North Texas Council of Teachers of English Language Arts (NTCTELA) Mission Statement

Our mission is to support quality, relevant instruction in reading, writing, and communication skills by offering affordable professional development opportunities to teachers in the North Texas area. We will do this through our:
  • Annual Language & Literacy Conference
  • NTCTELA website
  • Networking with professional organizations