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Call for Nominations for NCTE Offices
CANDIDATES NEEDED FOR THE 2020 NCTE BALLOT
Vice President — two candidates drawn from the Elementary Section (Section means voting section, regardless of teaching level); one to be elected
Secondary Representative-at-Large — two candidates who must be classroom teachers (grades 9-12) at the time of nomination; members of the Secondary Section; one to be elected
Trustees of the Research Foundation — two candidates who must be voting members of NCTE; one to be elected
NCTE Nominating Committee for 2020-21 — three candidates (members of appropriate NCTE Sections) from each of the following regions, one to be elected from each region:
Group A: Canada, Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, Vermont (members of the Middle Section)
Group B: Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington (members of the Elementary Section)
Group C: Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia (members of the College Section)
Group D: Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, Wyoming (members of the Secondary Section)
Group E: Alabama, Arkansas, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virgin Islands, Virginia (members of the College Section)
NOTE: For lists of responsibilities and activities of each office listed above, visit the “Job Descriptions” area of the Elections Web site.
IT IS IMPORTANT to submit nominations by November 1, 2019, but nominations will also be accepted at the NCTE Annual Convention in Baltimore.
Nominations can be submitted onsite during:
- The Annual Business/Board of Directors Meeting on Friday, November 22, 2019, 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m., Convention Center/Ballroom II
- The open session of the Nominating Committees’ meetings on Saturday, November 23, 2019, 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m., Hilton/Peale A/B/C
- The open session of the Nominating Committees’ meetings on Sunday, November 24, 2019, 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m., Hilton/Peale A/B/C
NOTE: Most nominating committees contact only those individuals who will be formally invited to run for office. Results of the NCTE Nominating Committee’s deliberations are announced in the March Council Chronicle and on the NCTE website. If you wish to notify your nominees before then, you can get the final slate of candidates by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org after February 1, 2020.
To Submit a Nomination
Complete the nomination form and return it (with a resume) by November 1, 2019. Please submit all nominations electronically to the NCTE Elections Office.
Candidates agree not to campaign during the election process: NCTE Policy on Campaigning.