[eDebate] NDCA Board Elections
Tue Aug 15 21:12:10 CDT 2006
The National Debate Coaches Association announces its Executive Board
Elections for 2006. There are currently four seats open. Board members
serve for a period of three years.
The National Debate Coaches Association provides all debate coaches,
regardless of type of debate, region, or pedagogical style with avenues for
professional development. The goal of the organization is to strengthen the
ability of coaches to provide meaingful learning experiences for their
The NDCA views this as a very exciting time for the high school debate
community. 2006 served as the inaugural year of our NDCA Championships --
a tournament with the mission to revitalize regional debate. The 2007 NDCA
Championships will host both an LD and a Policy Division and will be held at
Carrollton Sacred Heart in Miami, FL. The tournament will be April 14-16,
2007. The NDCA also is undertaking other projects, including a tie to ADA
membership, the Barton Scholars that funds high school coaches to attend
summer institutes, and our annual NDCA Convention. Please visit our website
at www.thendca.org for more information about the largest professional
organization in the country for high school debate coaches.
Interested parties should email Tara Tate at ttate at glenbrook.k12.il.us with
a statement indicating candidacy and a brief narrative about their platform.
Please submit these statements by September 01. The vote will take place
for the four Executive Board seats immediately and the new Executive Board
will be announced at The Greenhill Fall Classic NDCA Town Hall Meeting on
Friday, September 15.
President, National Debate Coaches Association
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