Spring Conference

MCTE’s Spring Conference

April 26 – 27, 2018
Holiday Inn & Suites
75 South 37th Avenue, St Cloud, MN

Teaching for the Heart and Soul: Engaging and Inspiring Our Students

Keynote Speakers: Coming Soon!

NOW ACCEPTING Conference Session Proposals! Please complete a Conference Proposal HERE and share your ideas with Minnesota’s English Educators.

Sample Conference Schedule

Thursday, April 26, 2018

8:00 — Registration and Breakfast

9:15 — Speaker

10:30 — Breakout Session #1

11:45 — Lunch with Speaker

1:30 — Breakout Session #2

2:45 — Breakout Session #3

4:00 — MCTE Social and Annual Meeting

Friday, April 27, 2018

8:00 — Registration and Breakfast

9:00 — Morning Writing Session

9:30 — Breakout Session #4

10:45 — Breakout Session #5

12:00 — Lunch with Speaker

2:30 — Scholastic Gold Key and Silver Key Awards

What texts speak to our students? How might we create a culturally responsive class? In what ways can we make students feel empowered through literacy? What practices are most likely to lead to a lifelong love of reading and writing? How can we motivate our students who don’t see the “point” of an English class? What methods can we use to help our struggling students be successful?


Check out past events and resources on our conference wiki.


Holiday Inn & Suites reservations can be made by calling the hotel directly at 320-253-9000.