Greetings from our 2023-2024 Officers

  • Amy Kline, Ed.D.

  • LaChan Hannon, Ph.D.

  • Todd Kent, Ph.D.

  • Stacey Leftwich, Ph.D.


About Us

The New Jersey Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (NJACTE) is an organization whose work is focused on the preparation and professional development of teachers and educational leaders in the State of New Jersey.

Our membership is made up of 25 colleges and universities within New Jersey. Learn more about our member institutions


2024 Diversifying the Teacher Workforce Convening

The 7th Annual New Jersey Convening for Diversifying the Teacher Workforce is a conversation among educational stakeholders aimed at creating and sustaining an educator workforce reflective of the cultural and linguistic diversity of New Jersey students. This year’s theme is Retention Is the New Recruitment: A Call to Action This series of meetings is designed […]

2024 Day of Assessment

The Expanding Landscape of Assessment: Important Conversations Date: March 21, 2024Time: 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. Location: Virtual, hosted by Rutgers University – NewarkRegistration is FREE! Click here to register by March 19, 2024 to receive the Zoom links About the Conference:The NJACTE Day of Assessment conference is part of our overall efforts to increase chapter […]

2023 Diversifying the Teacher Workforce Convening

Thank you to everyone who participated in the 6th Annual Diversifying the Teacher Workforce Convening in 2023. We are pleased to share the Zoom recordings for Virtual Sessions 1 and 2. October 17th : Virtual Session 1 (ZOOM RECORDING) Surveying the National Landscape with Dr. Lynnette Mawhinney October 24th : Virtual Session 2 (ZOOM RECORDING) Voices from the Profession […]

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2024 Distinguished Clinical Intern and Cooperating Teacher Awards

Since 1985, the educator preparation programs within New Jersey’s teacher training institutions have been invited to submit the...

Thoughts from Dr. Amy Kline, NJACTE President

I am so grateful to each one of you for your contributions to our shared work in my...

AACTE’s State Leaders Institute

This past fall I had the opportunity to attend AACTE’s Fall Virtual State Leaders Institute. As newly elected...