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2020 Golden Nib Writing Contest for Teens

May 16, 2020 News

Check out this awesome opportunity from Virginia Writer's Club! Students will be able to submit their entries from May 15-June ...

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VATE 2020, Oct 23-24

April 20, 2020 News

We are excited to announce our 2020 Conference. Register for the conference, book your hotel, or submit a proposal today! ...

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Learning Resources for Covid19

March 30, 2020 News

This has been a strange and unprecedented time in our classrooms. Here are k-12 ELA resources curated by VATE to ...

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Adolescent Literacy Academy

April 13, 2019 News

Don't miss out on the Adolescent Literacy Academy this summer at JMU! Topics include reading and writing strategies, multi-genre projects, ...

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National African American Read-In, February 2019

January 15, 2019 Uncategorized

Be a part of the nation’s first and oldest event dedicated to diversity in literature by hosting a National African American ...

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Come Alive: 2019 Annual Conference

January 15, 2019 Uncategorized

Save the date!  We are excited to announce the date and location of the next annual conference. Stay tuned for ...

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2019 Literacy Explosion

January 15, 2019 Uncategorized

VATE proudly announces our eighth Literacy Explosion, a virtual language arts festival designed to celebrate and promote the integration of ...

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2018 Annual Conference Registration is Live

July 10, 2018 Annual Conference / Featured

You can now register to attend this year's Annual Conference. Information can be found on the event page. Want to ...

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VATE Summer Socials

June 1, 2018 Featured

Join us in July for our VATE Summer Social event!

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Literacy Explosion Recap

March 31, 2018 Featured

VATE proudly hosted Literacy Explosion 2018 in March, our seventh annual event. This year, we hosted the event virtually. Judges ...

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