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.



Join us in Baltimore, MD, November 21-24, 2019.

Baltimore is a vibrant city, filled with lots to see and do. Below you’ll find flight, shuttle, and hotel discounts for your travel to the Convention.

BWI (Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport) is a 20-minute drive and a short light rail ride from the Baltimore Convention Center.


Delta Flight Discount

Look for the “Meeting Event Code” box when booking your flight and enter this code: NY2QG


United Airlines Flight Discount

Visit this website and enter ZG8D517623 in the Offer Code box.



Leaving Your Car at Your Local Airport?

Search www.CheapAirportParking.org for your airport and save 20% off regular parking rates by using this code: NCTE. When you complete your reservation, you’ll receive a confirmation email with information about transportation to your aiport.

Getting to Your Hotel

Shuttle bus:
To book transportation from the airport to NCTE Hotels at a discounted rate:

  • Click this link.
  • Select Service Type NCTE 2019.

Need a scooter or wheelchair while attending? Click here.

Need childcare while attending?

Visit Baltimore, the area’s convention and visitor’s bureau, has one registered service that they recommend:

Seeking Sitters

Where to Stay

The Baltimore Convention Center is the venue for NCTE’s 2019 Annual Convention. The Hilton Baltimore is the headquarters hotel.

When reserving your hotel room, please take note of the following important dates: 

  • NCTE Annual Convention – November 21-24
  • Workshops – November 21
  • ALAN Workshop – November 25-26
  • CEL Convention – November 24-26

The deadline (October 31) has passed for the low-rate guarantee for NCTE attendees but the company aRestravel has organized these hotel options that are still available:

Exhibitors: Request your room block here.

*Note: Neither NCTE nor the NCTE Housing Bureau will contact you directly about reserving your hotel block. Only reserve your rooms by reaching out to the Housing Bureau via the link above.