The Kentucky Council of Teachers of English/Language Arts, Inc. is an incorporated non-profit, service organization for Kentucky English and Language Arts teachers of all levels (Kindergarten-Graduate School). KCTE/LA has been recognized by the National Council of Teachers of English as one of the more active state affiliates.

To submit student art, you must be a KCTE/LA member. 

Cover Art Must be 8 X 10

Must Include KCTE/LA   and the name of the Journal- Kentucky English Bulletin

It must reflect our mission and goal (kcte.org) Literacy for all.

 Check the Call for Manuscripts on the Publication Tab of our website - you can see what the upcoming theme will be for each journal. Also keep in mind that we publish a Student Writing Issue every year and that does not change. 

Include the Student(s) name, grade and school along with the Submitting Teacher's Name, school and email. 

 KCTE invites you to submit proposals for presentations for its spring conference.  This conference, our focus will be on igniting innovation in literacy education.
The conference will take place February 28 and March 1, 2020 at Berea College in Berea, KY. 

Presenters (including multiple presenters) are required to register and pay for the conference. There will be a discounted rate offered for presenters if pre-registered by January 31, 2020; this option will be provided when you register ONCE YOU'VE BEEN ACCEPTED.

All acceptance emails will be sent out in December 2019 by the Conference Chair, Kristie Ennis. Please direct questions about proposals to her: kennis@murraystate.edu

Hit CTRL  and P to print this form. Complete and follow mailing directions below 

If paying with credit card, please see our Submittable registration link. 

https://kcte.submittable.com/submit/108181/2019-kcte-conference-registration

KCTE Conference: February 28 & March 1, 2020- Berea College, Berea, KY

** Denotes these fields are REQUIRED in order to accept your P.O. 

**Basic Information: 

Name of Registrant(s): ___________________________________

School: ______________________________________________

Email:_______________________________________________

Phone: ______________________________________________

Home Address: _____________________________________

School Contact for PO (generally bookkeeper): __________________

Check Cost: 

  • Current member/conference- $90.00 
  • Conference/membership renewal - $120
  • Undergraduate Student- membership/conference- $50
  • Undergraduate Student- Conference only- $40 
  • Presenter Rate including membership (must be paid by 1/31/20) - $100 


**Method of Payment: 

  • P.O. Number:________________
  • Check #_____________


**If paying by P.O., to whom should KCTE Send Invoice?  

 (Provide Name/Position/Address/Email) 

** Denotes these fields are REQUIRED in order to accept your P.O. 

Effective November 2018 and forthwith, KCTE/LA will charge a $25 fee per registrant if registration P.O. is not paid within 60 days of the invoice date. We can no longer accept group registration based on a promise of P.O.  

Contact Conference Chair - Kristie Ennis with questions regarding conferene registration: kennis@murraystate.edu

Contact Treasurer - Patti Slagle with questions regarding payment: slagerman@twc.com.






Ends on January 31, 2020$40.00 - 100.00
$40.00 - 100.00

The 2020 KCTE Conference will be held February 28 & March 1, 2020 at Berea College in Berea, KY. 

Questions about registration should be directed to the KCTE Conference Chair, Kristie Ennis: kennis@murraystate.edu.
Questions about membership or payment should be directed to the KCTE Treasurer, Patti Slagle: slagerman@twc.com


Email PO Numbers and a mailing address to the KCTE Conference Chair:    kennis@murraystate.edu
 or by US mail to:  
Kristie Ennis, 324 E. Main Street, Unit 327, Louisville, KY 40202


 PLEASE Fill out the PO paperwork when sending a check or your registration will not be accepted.     
IF YOU ARE A PRESENTER AND WILL BE PAYING THE REDUCED REGISTRATION RATE, YOUR METHOD OF PAYMENT MUST BE POSTMARKED BY 1/31/2020.
Have a purchase order or wish to pay via check?
https://kcte.submittable.com/submit/122048/2019-registration-with-po-check
Mail PO to Kristie Ennis, 324 E. Main Street, Unit 327, Louisville, KY 40202
 Effective November 2018 and forwith, all registrants will be assessed a $25 late fee per registrant if payment is recieved within 60 days of the dated invoice.  





 

Ends on March 1, 2020$40.00 - 120.00
$40.00 - 120.00

Questions about registration should be directed to the KCTE Conference Chair, Kristie Ennis: kennis@murraystate.edu.

Questions about membership should be directed to the KCTE Treasurer, Patti Slagle: slagerman@twc.com


Email PO Numbers and a mailing address to the KCTE Conference Chair:  Kristie Ennis kennis@murraystate.edu
or by US mail to:  
Kristie Ennis, 324 E. Main Street, Unit 327, Louisville, KY 40202


PLEASE Fill out the PO paperwork when sending a check or your registration will not be accepted.     
IF YOU ARE A PRESENTER AND WILL BE PAYING THE REDUCED REGISTRATION RATE, YOUR METHOD OF PAYMENT MUST BE POSTMARKED BY 1/31/2020.

Have a purchase order or wish to pay via check?
https://kcte.submittable.com/submit/122048/2019-registration-with-po-check
Mail PO to Kristie Ennis, 324 E. Main Street, Unit 327, Louisville, KY 40202
Effective November 2018 and forwith, all registrants will be assessed a $25 late fee per registrant if payment is recieved within 60 days of the dated invoice.  





Each year, KCTE/LA recognizes teachers at the Elementary, Middle Grades, High School, and College level who excel in their duties as teachers, mentors to students, and as teacher-leaders in their buildings, districts and beyond. The winning teachers, one at each grade level, will receive a plaque, a free one-year membership to KCTE/LA, and recognition at this year’s conference.
Each year, KCTE/LA recognizes an administrator (district or school level) who excels in promoting teacher leadership and learning in English and Language Arts. The winning administrator will receive a plaque, a free one-year membership to KCTE/LA, and recognition at this year’s conference.
In October of 2005 Stephanie Kirk, KCTE/LA past president, NCTE Liaison, and dear friend, was killed in a car accident.  Supporting KCTE/LA and educating the students of Kentucky were two of Stephanie’s passions.  In honor of Stephanie Kirk, the board has established the Stephanie Kirk Classroom Learning Award, which KCTE/LA will award every year to a Kentucky teacher. 

WHO CAN APPLY?

Any teacher of English/language arts who is a member of the KCTE/LA but not on the board may apply.

WHAT DOES THE AWARD PROVIDE?

The award will provide $500.00 (to be used in the classroom), the registration fee for the KCTE/LA conference held in February, and complimentary hotel accommodations during the KCTE/LA conference. 

WHAT IS EXPECTED OF THE RECIPIENT?

The winner of the award must present the results of the project at the KCTE/LA conference in February of the following year. 

WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF THE AWARD?

The purpose is to promote the teaching of reading/writing in classrooms in Kentucky and to honor former board member Stephanie Kirk.  Any innovative project which encourages attainable improvement in the language arts areas may qualify. 

HOW WILL SELECTION BE MADE?

A committee made up of KCTE/LA board members will select the application which best promotes student improvement in an innovative and attainable manner. 

WHEN WILL THE SELECTION BE ANNOUNCED?

The winning applicant will be notified in writing by January 5, 2017. 

WHAT MUST BE DONE TO APPLY?

To apply, one must complete the application form and return to the address on the application form prior to the deadline. 

WHEN IS THE DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION?

Submissions for the award will be accepted until November 1, 2016.
The Gretchen Niva Service Award is given each year to an outstanding proponent of English/Language Arts and literacy. It is not required that this recipient be a classroom teacher.
KCTE/LA sponsors a writing contest at the Elementary, Middle, High School, and College levels in with winners in first through fifth place in the following four categories:
  1. Narrative/Real or Imagined
  2. Informative/Explanatory
  3. Opinion/Argumentative
  4. Poetry
Submissions can be entered by any current member of KCTE (Email membership@kcte.org to check membership status)

See  http://kcte.org/contests/   for submission guidelines and information per category/grade level. 

We welcome your submission!! The KY English Bulletin has been a standing literacy journal for over 25 years! Please review all guidelines before submitting. 


You can find all guidelines here: 

http://kcte.org/publication/kentucky-english-bulletin/keb-submission-guidelines/ 


Current Call for Manuscripts- Deadline Feb 28 2019        -  http://kcte.org/publication/kentucky-english-bulletin/ 


We always accept the following regardless of our theme and what is not published in the KEB may be published in the KCTE/LA Newsletter. 

Teachers as Writers: Poetry, Essays, Letters
KEB Teaching Strategy Exchange
Professional Reading Recommendations
Humor
What’s New in Young Adult Literature?
Speak Out: Professional Issues
Inquiries and drafts are welcome. 


$10.00 - 60.00
$10.00 - 60.00
Questions about membership and registration should be directed to the KCTE/LA Membership Chair at membership@kcte.org. Email PO Numbers and a mailing address to KCTE/LA President Amy Clancy- amy.clancy@wv.kyschools.us




$50.00 - 300.00
$50.00 - 300.00
  • 6 foot table from 5 pm - 8 pm on 2/23/18; 8 am - 3 pm pm 2/24/18: $50 each
  • 1/4 page color ad in the conference program – free with paid table reservation
  • 1/2 page color ad in the conference program – $150
  • Full page color ad in the conference program – $300

Hit CTRL  and P to print this form. Complete and follow mailing directions below 

If paying with credit card, please see our Submittable registration link. https://kcte.submittable.com/submit/75023/kcte-2018-conference-registration

KCT/LA Conference: February 23-24, 2018- Embassy Suites, Lexington, KY

Name: ___________________________________

School: __________________________________

Email:____________________________________

Phone: __________________________________


KCTE/LA Conference.

Check Cost:

  • Current member/conference- $120.00

  • Conference/membership renewal - $150

  • Undergraduate- membership/conference- $60

  • Undergraduate- Conference only- $50


Method of Payment:


  • P.O. Number:________________

  • Check



If paying by P.O.- to whom should KCTE/LA Send Invoice ? (Provide Name/Position/Address/Email)






Mail form to Amy Clancy: 100 Chicamauga Dr Frankfort Ky 40601

amy.clancy@wv.kyschools.us






Kentucky Council of Teachers of English/LA