MATE’s signature event, the annual MTS PD day in October, features an influential keynote speaker and a wide variety of K-12 workshops designed to engage ELA teachers in their first or 25th year of teaching.
MATE M.T.S. PD DAY will feature keynote Penny Kittle who will speak on the theme , "Reading, Writing, and Re-engaging." She will speak for the entire morning. We'll be doing a ZOOM event. Registration opens August 25. Note that a late fee is included for registrations after October 20.Find out more »
The U.S.'s signature ELA conference features former First Lady Michelle Obama, George M. Johnson, Colson Whitehead, Amanda Gorman, Nikole Hannah-Jones, Renee Watson, and Nikkolas Smith.Find out more »
Don't miss the April 13, 2022 deadline for MATE's signature poetry contest for grades K-12. Teachers may access the mandatory parent-permission form on the Pandora Poetry link on the website. We had over 300 entries last year and offered cash prizes to all winning students. Check out the 2021 winning poems on the website.Find out more »