Join Writers Who Care in Houston at NCTE18!

Are you interested in authentic writing instruction? Will you be in Houston for the this year’s NCTE Annual Convention? If so, we hope you’ll join editors, contributors, and reviewers of Teachers, Profs, Parents: Writers Who Care at several sessions and events throughout the conference. Meeting other writers who care in person is a great way…

Coming Together Through Improv

By Sam Tanner Larry, a 9th grader with autism, stood confidently on the stage in a small theatre. He was screaming triumphantly as the lights went out. Our small audience exploded with laughter as the performance came to an end. “Seriously, this camp was one of the best experiences of my life,” Sarah, a 7th…

It’s Our Birthday!

Writers Who Care began five years ago as a way to bring teachers, parents, and professors together to support the teaching of writing in our schools. English Language Arts Teacher Educators (ELATE), a group that is part of the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE), believed that everyone should share in knowledge about the…