Join NCTE as we bring together thousands of literacy educators from across the preK-16 grade levels for our first-ever Virtual Annual Convention, November 19-22.
Act now to build relationships with educators who are actively involved in leading and influencing the teaching of reading and writing in all content areas and across a wide range of grade levels. NCTE Convention attendees are difference makers in their schools, districts, and affiliates. They also lead and collaborate on purchasing decisions that direct the teaching of English language arts.
Exhibit Hall Hours
NCTE recommends that exhibitors staff their booth during general and dedicated exhibit hours. This is also a great opportunity to schedule Meet the Author sessions.
Thursday, November 19
Exhibit Hall Grand Opening!
5:15 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. DEDICATED TIME
Friday, November 20
2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. DEDICATED TIME
7:15 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. DEDICATED TIME
Saturday, November 21
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. DEDICATED TIME
12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. DEDICATED TIME
4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. DEDICATED TIME
9:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. DEDICATED TIME
(Open to all and scheduled with west coast attendees in mind)
Sunday, November 22
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
1:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
NCTE will provide additional resources and information in the weeks leading up to the event, including how to register staff and authors. You may also access this booth-building training video at any time.
Questions about the booth-building process?
Virtual Event Place, NCTE’s event platform, hosts live booth-building demo calls where you can ask questions every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 12:30 p.m. ET. Find information about these calls as well as contact information for tech support here.
“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.”