The Colorado Language Arts Society is a state affiliate of the National Council of Teachers of English, a professional association of educators in English studies, Literacy, and Language Arts.
In spring 2018, CLAS, the Colorado Writing Project, and the NCTE Student Affiliate at Metropolitan State University of Denver held a flash fiction writing contest for students in grades 6-12. The winners have been announced at http://www.nctemsudenver.club/flash-fiction-contest/ .
Our next Fall Regional Conference will be October 5, 2019 with keynotes by Cornelius Minor, Helen Thorpe, and Tanaya Winder at the Tivoli Student Union in Denver. The conference is co-sponsored by the NCTE Student Affiliate at Metropolitan State University of Denver.
Tickets are on sale: https://clas2019.eventbrite.com
If you are interested in presenting a 75-minute session at the conference, we are accepting session proposals through June 30, 2019:
Materials from the 2018 conference:
- 2018 Certificates of Attendance
- 2018 Conference photos by Aaron DeLay
- 2018 CLAS Conference presenter handouts on Dropbox
- 2018 Why Write? slides