Asilomar 2012
Central California Council of Teachers of English

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CALENDAR

ASILOMAR 65
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October 7 - 9, 2016
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RECEPTION FOR YOUNG WRITERSContest Winners
March 22, Sunday - Mercy High School San Francisco at 2:00 pm
Select name to see young writer as he or she reads from the winning paper:
3-4th GRADE DIVISION
Aitan Begun - Writer of Distinction
Finn Thompson - Writer of Distinction
Derek Rubin - Writer of Distinction
Cera-Jane Yumi Ho - First Place Regional
5-6th GRADE DIVISION
Curtis Hu - Writer of Distinction
Honor McFadden - Writer of Distinction
Peter Jones - Writer of Distinction
Charlotte Kearns - First Place Regional and State
7-8th GRADE DIVISION
John Finnegan - Writer of Distinction
Angie Leung - Writer of Distinction
Esther Sun - Writer of Distinction

Julian Getsey - Writer of Distinction
Marina McPhall - First Place Regional
11-12TH GRADE DIVISION
Danielle Brady - Writer of Distinction

Avery Hustead - Writer of Distinction
Angela Mallia - Writer of Distinction

CONTEST WINNERS OF PREVIOUS YEARS

CATE Convention - 2015 San Jose—February 20-22, 2015CATE attendees
Location: Double Tree Inn, San Jose
Major Speakers for 2015

Carol Jago | Cristina Garcia | Marga Gomez | Jim Burke| Jamie Ford| Lisa See | Porter Shreve

ASILOMAR 64
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.