Candidates needed for the 2013 NCTE ballot
Vice President -- three candidates drawn from the College Section (Section means voting section, regardless of teaching level): one to be elected
Elementary Representative-at-Large -- two candidates who must be classroom teachers (grades Pre K-5) at the time of the nomination; members of the Elementary Section; one to be elected
Middle Level Representative-at-Large -- two candidates who must be classroom teachers (grades 5-9) at the time of the nomination; members of the Middle Level Section; one to be elected
Trustees of the Research Foundation -- members of NCTE: four candidates needed, two to be elected
NCTE Nominating Committee for 2013-14 -- 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 Secondary Section)
Group B: Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington (members of the College Section)
Group C: Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia (members of the Middle Level Section)
Group D: Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, Wyoming (members of the Elementary 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 Middle Level 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, 2012, but nominations will also be accepted at the Annual Convention in Las Vegas. Nominations can be submitted during the Annual Business Meeting on Friday, November 16, 2012, (MGM Grand/Premier Ballroom 309/310/311, Level Three), and at the open sessions of the Nominating Committees' meetings:
Saturday, November 17, 2012, Noon-12:45 p.m., Grand Ballroom 121, Level One
Sunday, November 18, 2012, 8:00-9:00 a.m., Premier Ballroom 312, Level Three
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 Linda Walters at NCTE Headquarters after February 1, 2013.
TO SUBMIT A NOMINATION: Complete the nomination form and return it (with resumes) by November 1, 2012, to the NCTE Elections Office (1111 W. Kenyon Road, Urbana, IL 61801; fax: 217-328-0977).
Submit Petitions to Add Candidates to the 2013 Ballot