2019 NCTE Annual Convention

Baltimore, MD
November 21-24, 2019

This fall, when we come together in Baltimore, let’s inquire together. Let’s dare to wonder, to be bold and creative in our curiosity. Let’s reawaken our own spirit of inquiry as teachers, leaders, writers, readers, and thinkers.


Exhibitor Info

Interested in Exhibiting at the 2019 NCTE Annual Convention in Baltimore, Maryland?

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

View the live floor plan


Exhibit Booth Rates

All space sold in 10′ x 10′ increments.

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

Furnishings, booth carpet, 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 May 15, 2019.
  • 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 13, 2019
  • 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.)
  • 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 May 15, 2019.
  • You will be sent Meet the Author booklet and mobile app information after you register.  Authors listed in these materials will receive complimentary author badges.  The deadline to submit signing information is October 15, 2019.
Download the 2019 Exhibitor Prospectus
Download the 2019 Exhibitor Kit
Reserve your hotel rooms today!



The Ivy Bookshop is the Bookseller for the Convention!  
If you need assistance in book ordering please contact The Ivy Bookshop.

The Ivy Bookshop, Emily Miller, Events Manager

“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 2019 NCTE Annual Convention

as of April 16, 2019


30 Minute Shakespeare


ALAN – Assembly on Literature for Adolescents of NCTE

American Shakespeare Center


Arc Manor Custom Solutions

Arte Público Press

Bedford, Freeman & Worth High School Publishers

Benchmark Education

Bloomsbury Children’s Books


Boyds Mills Press

Candlewick Press

Charlesbridge Publishing

Children’s Literature Assembly of NCTE

Chronicle Books


DC Entertainment

Disney Book Group

Dover Publications

Easy Grammar Systems

edMe Learning

Eerdmans Books for Young Readers

EMC School

Essentials in Education

Folger Shakespeare Library


Gareth Hinds / TheComic.com

Great Mind

Hachette Book Group USA


HarperCollins Children’s Books

HarperCollins Focus/Blink

Heinemann Publishers

Holiday House

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Trade Division

International Writing Centers Association – an NCTE Assembly

James Lorimer & Company, Ltd.

JSTOR & Artstor

Kenyon Review Writers Workshops

Kids Can Press


Lerner Publishing

Little, Brown & Company Books for Young Readers

Loose Canon

Macmillan Adult

Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

Magination Press, American Psychological Association

Membean, Inc.

Middlebury Bread Loaf School of English


National English Honor Society

National Gallery of Art

National Writing Project


Parkhurst Brothers Publisher

Peachtree Publishers


Penguin Random House

Penguin Random House Canada Young Readers

Perfection Learning


Poetry Out Loud

Publisher Spotlight

Publishers Group West



Rethinking Schools

Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

Saddleback Publishing


Scholastic Inc.

Seven Stories Press

Share Your Learning

Simon & Schuster, Inc.


SpringBoard, College Board

Stenhouse Publishers

Sterling Publishing


Teachers College Press

Teacher’s Discovery

Teaching Tolerance


The DBQ Project


Tor-Forge Books

Turabian / The Chicago Manual of Style

Vermont College of Fine Arts

Workman Publishers

Write the World