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2011-06-20 08:20:00

NEW YORK, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Zaner-Bloser congratulates author Dr. Ernest Morrell for his election as a future president of the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE).

2010-04-26 12:31:00

CHICAGO, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Reading Association and the National Council of Teachers of English have received $1 million in grants from the Verizon Foundation to expand their partnership with Verizon Thinkfinity (www.thinkfinity.org). Verizon Foundation President Patrick Gaston announced the grants on Monday (April 26) at the International Reading Association's annual conference at McCormick Place.

2009-04-06 08:13:00

WASHINGTON, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE), an association devoted to improving the teaching and learning of English and the language arts at all levels of education, will implement Aptify's Association Management System (AMS) in all locations, which includes California, the District of Columbia and Michigan.

2008-10-02 03:00:37

By Hahs-Vaughn, Debbie L Scherff, Lisa ABSTRACT. Although much research on teacher attrition and mobility exists, few researchers have addressed English teachers specifically.

2008-05-22 03:00:25

By Piazza, Carolyn L Siebert, Carl F ABSTRACT. The authors report the development and validation of the Writing Dispositions Scale (WDS), a self-report instrument for measuring affective stances toward writing.

2007-11-09 06:00:50

By Quible, Zane K Griffin, Frances ABSTRACT. Business professionals and instructors often view writing skills as one of the most important qualifications that employees should possess.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.