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 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 – NewarkNEW! Click here to submit a presentation proposal by January 15, 2024Registration: Coming soon Call for Proposals:We look forward to learning from one another’s experiences, ideas, and research on assessment practice, as well […]

2023 Diversifying the Teacher Workforce Convening

6th Annual Diversifying the Teacher Workforce Convening Program The 6th 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 Retaining a Diverse Workforce: Teachers are Talking. Are You […]

2023 Distinguished Clinical Intern Award

Date: June 7, 2023 in-person Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Light Reception with Awards Ceremony immediately following Location: Bart Luedeke Center, Rider University Private Event. Nominees are being contacted directly. Sponsorship: This event was brought to you by the New Jersey Association of Colleges of Teacher Education with generous support from Visions Federal Credit Union.

Latest Blog

Support of S3884/A5419 to Remove the Praxis Core Requirement for Teacher Certification

The following letter was sent to by our Executive Committee, on behalf of the membership. Dear members of...

Walking Together Over Uncertain Terrain

This month’s blog post was written with our colleagues at Montclair State and Rutgers Universities and is cross-featured on...

NJACTE Performance Assessment Working Group 

You may have heard about the Performance Assessment Working Group. The group is currently comprised of twenty NJACTE...