Spring Awards Ceremony to Celebrate Winners of the Geraldine Burns Award for Excellence in English Education and Young Writers Contest
The Oklahoma Council of Teachers of English is pleased to welcome OKCTE members and guests to the 2018 spring awards ceremony, hosted at the University of Oklahoma. This year, we celebrate the innovative work and teaching showcased by our honored students and new English teachers. The spring conference will feature awards for student writing and recognition of the best and brightest new English teachers in our state. The ceremony will begin with a collaborative poetry session for friends and family to participate in and celebrate our winners of the Geraldine Burns Award and the Young Writers Contest. Anthologies of student writing will be available for purchase of $5 and ceremony registration is free.
2:10-2:40- Blackout Poetry
2:40-2:55- Geraldine Burns awards/reading prompt
3:00-3:40- Young Writers Contest awards/readings
3:45- Group pictures and mingle