2018 NCTE Annual Convention

Houston, TX
November 15-18, 2018

This fall, we’ll come together in Houston to celebrate students’ voices and the impact they make in the world.

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Exhibitor Info

Interested in Exhibiting at the 2018 NCTE Annual Convention in Houston, Texas?

Please contact:

Liz Barrett, National Sales Manager
The Townsend Group
2025 M Street NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036
Tel: 202-367-1231
Fax: 301-215-7704
ebarrett@townsend-group.com

View the live floor plan to select open booths.

 

Blue Willow Bookshop in Houston Is the Bookseller for the Convention!

If you need assistance in book ordering or author signings, please contact the 2018 NCTE Annual Convention bookseller::

Valerie Koehler, 281-497-8675; girlboss@bluewillowbookshop.com please cc staff@bluewillowbookshop.com

 

See the 2018 Exhibitor Prospectus

 

 

Exhibitors: Reserve your hotel rooms today!

 

See the 2018 Exhibitor Kit

 

All space sold in 10′ x 10′ increments.

  • Inline Booth: $1,575
  • Corner Booth: $1,680

Furnishings, electricity, Internet, A/V equipment, and shipping drayage are not included.

Exhibitor Benefits

  • Four complimentary full convention registrations (badges) per 10′ x 10′ booth space with access to general sessions ($1,300 value!). Please note: The exhibitor main point of contact will get a custom registration link to submit names for badges directly from eventPower by April 30, 2018.
  • 8′ draped back wall and 3′ draped side wall
  • 7″ x 44″ identification sign that includes company name and booth number
  • Carpeting in the Exhibit Hall aisles
  • Listing in the Convention Program if contract is received by September 14, 2018
  • Listing on the NCTE Exhibit website
  • Up to four (4) additional full convention registrations per 10′ x 10′ booth at discounted rate of $100 each; all others at full price.
  • Opportunity to list author signings in NCTE materials, including the Meet the Author booklet and mobile app. (Authors submitted for these materials will receive complimentary author badges.)  The deadline to submit signings is October 15, 2018.
  • Access to the Exhibitors’ Lounge in the Exhibit Hall.

Resources for Confirmed Exhibitors

  • The exhibitor main point of contact will get a custom registration link to submit names for badges directly from eventPower by April 30, 2018.
  • Submit your author signings for NCTE materials, including the Meet the Author booklet and mobile app. (Authors listed in these materials will receive complimentary author badges.)  The deadline to submit signing information is October 15, 2018.

Exhibit Hall Hours

Set Up Hours: Exhibit Hall Hours: Move Out Hours:
Thursday, Nov. 15
8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 16
10:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 18
11:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 16
7:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Saturday, Nov. 17
11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 19
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 18
8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

 

 

“The biggest secret of longtime convention
attendees: the publishers in the Exhibit Hall want
to have conversations with you. Real, meaningful
conversations about the books you teach.”

Kate Walker Secondary Section State College Area High School, State College, PA

Exhibitors at the 2017 NCTE Annual Convention

 

30-Minute Shakespeare

ABRAMS

Actively Learn

AKJ Education

Albert Whitman & Company

American Shakespeare Center

Amplify

Annick Press

Arc Manor Custom Solutions

Arte Público Press

Assembly on Literature for Adolescents of NCTE

Bedford, Freeman & Worth HS Publishers

Bloomsbury Publishing

BMI Education Services

Booksource

Boyds Mills Press

Bread Loaf School of English

Cambridge University Press

Candlewick Press

Charlesbridge

Children’s Literature Assembly

Chronicle Books

College Board

Coming Through the Rye

CommonLit

Consortium of Area Studies Centers

Corwin

DBQ Project

DGP Publishing, Inc.

Disney Book Group

Dover Publications

Drawn & Quarterly

Druide

Echoes & Reflections

Eerdmans Books for Young Readers

EMC School

Enterprise Through Literature

Fitzhenry & Whiteside

Folger Shakespeare Library

Gareth Hinds/TheComic.com

Great Minds

Groundwood Books

Grove Atlantic

Hachette Book Group

Half Price Books

HarperCollins Children’s Books

HarperCollins Publishers

Heinemann Publishers

Holiday House

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

International Writing Centers Association

Johns Hopkins University MA in Teaching Writing

Journalism Education Association

Kid Beowulf Comics

Kids Can Press

Lerner Publishing

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

Loose Canon

Macmillan Adult

Macmillan Children’s Publishing

Membean

Modern Language Association

Murray State University

myShakespeare

National English Honor Society

National Writing Project

NCTE & NCTE Shipping Center

NCTE Affiliates

NCTE Assemblies

NCTE Bookseller – Left Bank Books

Newsela

Okapi Educational Publishing

Other Press

Owl Eyes

Peachtree Publishers

Pearson

Penguin Random House

Perfection Learning

Perma-Bound Books

PM Press

Poetry Out Loud

Pop Culture Classroom

Publisher Spotlight

Publishers Group West

Read Naturally

Red Rocket Readers

Rethinking Schools

Rodale & Rodale Kids

Routledge

Rowman & Littlefield

Sadlier

Scholastic, Inc.

Scripps National Spelling Bee, Inc.

Second Story Press

Simon & Schuster

Skyhorse Publishing

Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators

Sourcebooks, Inc.

Stenhouse Publishers

Stine, Strickland, Konjur Road Press

Stone Soup

Tales2Go Audiobooks

Teachers College Press

Teacher’s Discovery

Teaching Tolerance

The Graide Network

The University of Alabama – Bama by Distance

Tor/Forge Books, Tor Teen/Starscape

Townsend Press

Treetop Publishing/Bare Books

Tundra Books

Turtleback Books

TYCA

W.W. Norton & Company

Whole Language Umbrella

Wonderopolis

Workman Publishing Co.