Welcome to the Official NJCTE Site

Join us for our brand new Fall 2017 Conference!

NJCTE colleagues, here’s your autumn refresher!

Come to Princeton’s Chapin School--

Saturday, October 28, from 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.


Stimulate your senses with interactive writing,

SPARK (a.k.a. ignite) mini-presentations,

and traditional PD workshops featuring

writing, literacy, intellectual freedom, and publishing.


Sign up now! 

Email NJCTEPresident@gmail.com to save a seat,


Pay Online with credit card at our <Conferences> link @ left.

Only $20.


Save the Date for the Spring 2018 Conference at Montclair State University: Saturday, March 24

Our Special Guests will be really special... yes, we did it again!

Now accepting submissions for the 2018 issue                  of The New Jersey English Journal

October 19 Meet and Greet NJCTE with Patricia Hans at Ridgewood High School

NJCTE 2018 High zschool Writing Contest Begins. Submission Deadline 12/16/17.

The Union Catholic Forensics Team interprets the winning poems, short stories and essays.

2018 High School Writing Contest Flyer Now Available.. See our Writing Contest page for more information.i

2018 NJCTE High School Writing Contest Prompt
Click on the link below to access this year's writing contest prompt and learn what you need to do to enter our contest.
2018 NJCTE HS Writing Contest Flyer.doc
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2017 Winning Entries - See our Literary Gallery

Click on the link below to read the medal winning works of our authors.

Help Establish a Middle-School Writing Contest

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About the NJCTE

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.