About New York State English Council

NYSEC Mission Statement

In order to provide the best Language Arts Education for our students, The New York State English Council promotes and delivers exceptional professional development to educators in New York State. By advocating for both students and teachers, NYSEC supports collaboration and the development of best practices among English Language Arts educators as well as content area teachers. By encouraging Pre-K to college articulation, The English Council supports its membership through workshops, publications and digital communication. In addition, NYSEC maintains communication with national and local affiliates and highlights the contributions of teachers, pre-service candidates, and administrators at the elementary, secondary, and collegiate levels.