Current Elections & Nominations


The deadline for submitting nominations, by email or mail, for the 2018 ballots has passed.

Nominations will now be accepted at the NCTE Annual Convention in St. Louis during the following times:

  • Annual Business/Board of Directors Meeting
    Friday, November 17; 5:00 – 6:30 pm
    America’s Center Convention Complex, Rooms 131 & 132
  • Nominating Committee Meetings
    Saturday, November 18; 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
    Sunday, November 19, 11:15 am -12:15 pm
    America’s Center Convention Complex, Room 123


Final candidates will be announced in February 2018.



Meet an NCTE Leader
Jocelyn A. Chadwick, NCTE 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.