Asilomar 2012
Central California Council of Teachers of English

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CALENDAR
RECEPTION FOR WINNING ENTRIES FROM THE CATE WRITING CONTEST, 2016-2017CATE Writing Contest Winners
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - Mercy High School San Francisco
Select name to see the young writer read from the winning paper:

3-4th GRADE DIVISION
Annika Carlson - Writer of Distinction
Lucas Costa-Nunes Keeley - Writer of Distinction
Quincy Nash - Writer of Distinction

5-6th GRADE DIVISION
Chloe Faro - Writer of Distinction
Derek Rubin - Writer of Distinction
Sanskriti Singh - Writer of Distinction
Cera-Jane Yumi Ho - First Place Regional

7-8th GRADE DIVISION
Hania Adnan - Writer of Distinction
Claire Galerkin - Writer of Distinction
Anna Krueger - Writer of Distinction

Sreeram Ranga - Writer of Distinction
Abigale E. Milne - First Place Regional

CONTEST WINNERS OF PREVIOUS YEARS

CATE CONVENTION 2017
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ASILOMAR 65
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October 7 - 9, 2016
Select image to see CCCTE members enjoying the conference:

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ASILOMAR Language Arts Conference

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Book Signing
Conference Attendees Asilomar 2012

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STEINBECK WORKSHOP 2012
March 24, 2012
Steinbeck Workshop

Martha Heasley Cox Center for Steinbeck Studies
at San Jose State University

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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About Central:

  • CENTRAL is a regional council of CATE, the California Association of Teachers of English.
  • CENTRAL represents members of CATE living or teaching in the following counties: Sonoma, Napa, Solano, Marin, Alameda, San Francisco, Contra Costa, San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Monterey, San Luis Obispo, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Merced, and San Benito.
  • CENTRAL co-sponsors the fall ASILOMAR conference with its sister organization, the Curriculum Study Commission.
  • CENTRAL sponsors regional workshops, such as the Steinbeck Conference.
  • CENTRAL organizes writing contests and gives teaching and service awards.
  • CENTRAL debates policy issues, and represents the views of English/ Language Arts teachers to the legislature and the public.

 

Constitution

Board Job Descriptions

Board Reimbursement Form (PDF)

Central Board Officers

President: Susan Dillon,  Central Catholic High School,  Modesto

Past President: Liz McAninch, Mercy High School, San Francisco

Vice-President:Trevor Guina, Central Catholic, Modesto

Treasurer: Kathy Nichols, Pleasanton Middle School, Pleasanton

Secretary: Bev Kreps, retired, Monterey High School, Monterrey

Membership Chair: Charley Schaefer, Mercy High School, San Francisco

Resolutions Chair:William Foreman, CSU Stanislaus, Turlock

CCCTE August Board meeting
Board Members at August Meeting

Board Members at Large

Al Adams, Retired, San Jose

Brucine Doherty, Davidson Middle School, San Rafael

John Thomas, Diablo Valley College, Pleasant Hill

Minutes of Previous Board Meetings (by date):

September 24, 2010

December 4, 2010

August 21, 2010

June, 2011

Awarding Excellence

  • Central awards a handful of promising new teachers with a scholarship to attend the Fall Asilomar Conference annually.

  • Central nominates teachers and those who promote the teaching of English to receive CATE awards at the annual CATE convention in February.

  • Central honors promising young writers who are winners of the annual CATE and NCTE writing contests with an awards celebration every Spring.

 

IN MEMORY OF KATHLEEN CECIL
1948 - 2010

The first Kathleen Cecil Scholarship, funded by CCCTE in memory of our colleague, was awarded to Genny Garcia. She used the fund to attend CATE 2011.