Current Elections and Nominations for 2019


The deadline for submitting nominations, by email or mail, for the 2019 elections has passed.

Nominations will now be accepted at the NCTE Annual Convention in Houston during the following times:

  • Annual Business/Board of Directors Meeting

Friday, November 16, 2018, 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm,

George R. Brown Convention Center/Grand Ballroom C

  • Nominating Committee Meetings

Saturday, November 17, 2018, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

George R. Brown Convention Center/Room 310 A/B/C

Sunday, November 18, 2019, 9:00 am – 10:00 am

George R. Brown Convention Center/Room 332 A/B/C


Final candidates will be announced in February 2018.


Meet an NCTE Leader
Jocelyn A. Chadwick, NCTE Past President

Jocelyn A. Chadwick brings more than 30 years experience as a teacher, scholar, and author to the role of NCTE President. Spending the first ten years of her career as a high school English teacher, Chadwick went on to inspire young minds at higher learning institutions in Texas. She recently served as professor of English at Harvard University in the Graduate School of Education and is now a guest lecturer at Harvard. She is also a nationally recognized Mark Twain scholar.