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Call for Nominations for NCTE Section, ELATE, and TYCA Offices
Nominations for the 2020 NCTE Sections, ELATE, and TYCA Ballots will open in September.
Below is the list of candidates needed for the 2019 ballot.
The ballot mailed in April 2019 and results were announced in June of 2019.
NO candidates are needed for the Elementary Section Steering Committee
six candidates (NCTE members) for the 2019-20 Elementary Section Nominating Committee; three to be elected
Middle Level Section:
four candidates (Middle Level Section members) for the Middle Level Section Steering Committee; two to be elected
six candidates (NCTE members) for the 2019-20 Middle Level Section Nominating Committee; three to be elected
two candidates (Secondary Section members) for the Secondary Section Steering Committee; one to be elected
six candidates (NCTE members) for the 2019-20 Secondary Section Nominating Committee; three to be elected
four candidates (College Section members) for the College Section Steering Committee; two to be elected
six candidates (NCTE members) for the 2019-20 College Section Nominating Committee; three to be elected
English Language Arts Teacher Educators (ELATE):
six candidates (NCTE/ELATE members) for the ELATE Executive Committee; three to be elected
eight candidates (NCTE/ELATE members) for the 2019-20 ELATE Nominating Committee; five to be elected
Two-Year College English Association (TYCA):
two candidates for TYCA Associate Chair (NCTE/TYCA members); one to be elected
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, 2018, but nominations will also be accepted at the NCTE Annual Convention in Houston.
Nominations can be submitted onsite during:
- The Annual Business/Board of Directors Meeting on Friday, November 16, 2018, 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m., Convention Center/Grand Ballroom C
- The open sessions of the Nominating Committees’ meetings on Saturday, November 17, 2018, 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m., Convention Center/Room 310 A/B/C
- The open sessions of the Nominating Committees’ meetings on Sunday, November 18, 2019, 9:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m., Convention Center/Room 332 A/B/C
NOTE: Most nominating committees contact only those individuals who will be formally invited to run for office. Results of the NCTE Section, ELATE, and TYCA Nominating Committees’ deliberations are announced on the NCTE website and in the appropriate March and April journals. 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, 2019.
To Submit a Nomination
Complete the nomination form and return it (with a resume) by November 1, 2018, to the NCTE Elections Office (1111 W. Kenyon Road, Urbana, IL 61801; fax: 217-278-3761).
Candidates agree not to campaign during the election process: NCTE Policy on Campaigning.