African American Read-In

February is Black History Month; for many educators, infusing the whole year of teaching and learning with culturally rich activities and texts, NEHS chapters...

New Advisory Council Member

Please welcome Breanne Hicks, NEHS Chapter Advisor and teacher from Saint Mary’s Hall, San Antonio, TX. Breanne joins Lindsey Ward as a Southwestern Region...

Scholarship Update

A record number of senior members of NEHS have submitted applications and essays for the Merit and Collegiate scholarships available this year. Once the...

Common Reader Selections for 2019-2020

The Advisory Council currently is considering the following books as we move toward the selection of the Common Reader(s) for the 2019-2020 Merit scholarships...

Intellectual Freedom Challenge Results

The NEHS students who submitted the best argumentative essays for the Intellectual Freedom Challenge have been announced. Five NEHS chapters had...

2018 Holiday Closure

The Central Office will be closed for winter break from December 24, 2018, through January 1, 2019. NEHS Connect will continue to be active during this time;...

Collegiate (Need-Based) Scholarships

Collegiate Scholarships, totaling this year to $15,000, are competitive awards for seniors who demonstrate outstanding academic performance in English studies...

Merit Scholarships and the Common Readers

The Scholarship Awards submission period is now open and will be available for submissions through January 14, 2019 at 11:59 p.m., Central Standard Time (CST)...

Highlights from NEHS at NCTE 2018

Members of the NEHS Advisory Council, joined by NEHS Advisors from Texas, have just finished promoting the Society at the annual convention of National Council...

2019-2020 Common Reader Proposals

The NEHS Scholarship applications for this school year may be submitted between December 4, 2018 and January 14, 2019. Attention now turns to the selection of...