2016 State of the State

August 1, 2016

 See the presentation here!

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VATE Summer Socials!

June 22, 2016

June 23: VATE Social (informal meet and greet) at Hardywood Brewery in RVA, 6:00 pm. This brewery has about 10-15 food ...

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VATE Names Their High School Teacher of Excellence Recipient

January 6, 2016

Karrie Rinder has been named Virginia Association of Teachers of English’s 2015 High School Teacher of Excellence. She was ...

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Save the Date – VATE 2016 Conference

January 6, 2016

2016 Conference Details VATE’s annual conference will be held in Hampton, VA. The dates for the conference are October ...

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Sign up for February EdCamp

December 12, 2015

EdCamp is upon us! We're excited to offer another experience of EdCamp in February of 2016. Click here to ...

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Poetry Society of Virginia Annual Student Contest

November 10, 2015

The Poetry Society of Virginia Annual is holding their annual student contest. Submissions are due by January 19th, 2016 ...

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2015 Literacy Explosion

May 2, 2015

Students from six schools, representing five of the eight regions of Virginia, participated in the fourth annual VATE Literacy ...

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Neal Shusterman was our guest speaker at the 2014 VATE Conference!

May 9, 2014

Neal Shusterman is the author of thirty books for young readers, including the best-selling Unwind and Skinjacker trilogies, and ...

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NCTE Advocacy Day

March 24, 2013

On April 18, NCTE hosted Advocacy Day.  Advocacy Day is a great opportunity to learn more about NCTE and ...

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