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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Registration

Registration Rates

Registration for the 2018 NCTE Annual Convention includes access to all General Sessions, concurrent sessions, Special Interest Group meetings, the Now Screening film festival, NCTE Central, and the Exhibit Hall. Attendees who have already registered but wish to add meal tickets should be sure to choose “I would like to add items without a registration” on the form.

Register by November 5 for the best rates. After November 5, registrations will still be accepted here as well as onsite at the George R. Brown Convention Center at the higher price.

Group Rate: Greatly enhance your convention experience by bringing a team; we offer registration at $150 a person if a school or district sends 10 or more teachers. Every member of your team will return to work energized by what they’ve learned and ready to collaborate on implementing the new ideas. Register your group here.

 

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Advance Registration

(*) After November 5th

Member:  $270 (*$300)

Nonmember:  $350 (*$380)

Student Member:  $115 (*$125)

Emeritus Member: $135 (*$150)

Preconvention Workshops

(*) After November 5th

Member: $145 (*$155)

Nonmember: $170 (*$180)

Student Member: $90 (*$100)

 

ALAN Workshop

(*) After November 5th

Member: $200 (*$210)

Nonmember: $225 (*$235)

Student Member: $100 (*$100)

CEL Convention

(*) After November 5th

NCTE + CEL Member: $180 (*$195)

NCTE member only: $205 (*$220)

Nonmember: $255 (*$270)

Student registration rates require valid proof of student status as well as current student membership in NCTE.
To receive the Emeritus rate, attendees must be an Emeritus Member of NCTE.

Cancellations and Refunds

Requests for refunds must be made in writing by November 5, 2018, and must be accompanied by a registration receipt. The amount of the refund will be reduced by a processing fee of $25. No refunds will be issued after November 5, 2018.

 

Events Not Included with Registration

 

Meal Functions

Meal functions (breakfasts and luncheons) are not included in convention registration and require a ticket and additional fee:

Luncheons: Middle Level Section, CEE, Children’s Book Awards, Secondary Section: $55
Breakfasts: ALAN, Affiliate, Children’s Literature: $42
Brunch: NWP: $45

Please see the registration form to purchase tickets. Meal ticket fees may be refunded if canceled in writing prior to November 5, 2018. No meal ticket fees will be refunded after November 5, 2018.

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Workshops

An additional registration fee is required for workshops on Thursday, November 15 (11:30-3:30), as well as the CEL Annual Convention (Sunday, November 18-Tuesday, November 20) and the ALAN Workshop (Monday, November 19 and Tuesday, November 20). NCTE Annual Convention registration is not required to attend a workshop. Requests for refunds on workshops must be made before Monday, November 5, 2018, and must be accompanied by a registration receipt. The amount of the refund will be reduced by a processing fee of $25. No refunds will be issued after November 5, 2018.

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