* 1. What is the name of your assembly?

* 2. What is your full name?

* 3. What is your role in the assembly?

* 4. How many members do you have in your assembly?

* 5. What tactics does your group use to recruit / retain members? Check all that apply.

* 6. How do you involve your members in assembly activities and issues?

* 7. Does your assembly have tax-exempt status? Please check the appropriate answer below.

* 8. Our assembly has adopted the following policies (http://www.ncte.org/affiliates/taxexemptpolicies) required by the IRS for all 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations that file 990 tax forms and recommended for other nonproft organizations as well.  Please check all that apply.

* 9. Please list dates, topics, and average attendance of your assembly's convention session(s)/conference(s) this past year.

* 10. List up to three of your assembly's most outstanding accomplishments this year and please describe one of these in more detail.

* 11. Please rate all the operational challenges below as to how they apply to your group.

  most difficult moderately difficult satifactory with ease, but still improving system This is not a challenge; we excel at this.
filling vacancies on your board
retaining members
recruiting new members
recruiting new teachers
involvement of people of color
getting members and non-members to attend your NCTE Annual Convention sessions
getting members and non-members to attend your conference sessions

* 12. What is the most important issue for your assembly and how is your assembly is dealing with this issue.

* 13. If there is one operational area on which your assembly could use advice or help, please describe that need below.

* 14. How often does your assembly send a voting respresentative(s) to the Board of Director's meeting at NCTE's Annual Convention? The meeting is held late Friday afternoon and credentials are collected for directors/representatives in attendance.

* 15. We have sent our latest roster of officers to NCTE.