Welcome to NCTE@CSU
NCTE@ CSU is a professional student organization that welcomes students from all majors, undergraduate and graduate. Meetings provide a forum for discussion and learning, and a place where students can be involved in the changing face of education. Meetings include social gatherings, timely speakers, and professional development seminars.
a) To create a community among future teachers of
b) To develop professional attitudes, standards,
and awareness of current issues within the
profession through meetings, discussions, lectures,
and publications (e.g., electronic newsletters,
journals, blogs, and professional speakers).
c) To encourage inquiry and research in literacy
d) To enhance ties between pre-service students and
the professional education community.
e) To engage in service projects supporting the
NCTE@CSU welcomes all ideas for the future of our organization.
Spring 2011 theme: TBA
Fall 2010 theme: Preparing for the Possibilities
Spring 2010 theme: Crafting a Professional Life
-- The Colorado Language Arts Society hosted their 41st regional conference in Denver in October. The theme of the 2010 CLAS conference was "Breakthrough: Teaching in the Age of Discovery." CLAS accepted NCTE@CSU's proposal for a presentation at the conference. Officers presented on October 30, 2010.
-- NCTE@CSU has gained national recognition, and our officers have been invited to speak at the 100th anniversary of convention of the National Council of Teachers of English. This event will be held in November of 2011 in Chicago!