Welcome to the Official NJCTE Site

The New Jersey Council of Teachers of English is one of five recipients of the 2018 NCTE Fund Teachers for the Dream Affiliate Award given by the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE).

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Join us on 9/29 for our Fall Conference!

Writing can be a way to gain power over language.  Reflecting through writing on the pain caused when words (your own or someone else's) became weapons directed at someone else can bring peace and freedom to your spirit.  Language can also be used to inspire.  Click on the button below to see what some authors have said about the power of language.




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The 2019 Call for Manuscripts for the New Jersey English Journal

2019 Call for Manuscripts
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Middle School Writing Contest Pilot Program enters its second Year.  Sign up below to participate in the discussion.

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The New Jersey Council of Teachers of English (NJCTE) is the New Jersey affiliate organization of the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). NJCTE membership is separate from NCTE membership.


Please join us!

Teachers of English, language arts and literacy at all grade levels are invited to join us. Please Become a Member of NJCTE. Click on the link to the left to access more information about membership, join online, or print a membership application.


NJCTE sponsors conferences and workshops throughout the state of New Jersey throughout the year.  Please click on the link to the left for more information about workshops and conferences.