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NJ Educator Summit

NJ Educator Summit

Strengthening the Pipeline for New Jersey’s Future Educators:

Connecting P–12 and Higher Education

January 14th, 2022 | 9 am–2:00 pm
The College of New Jersey, Education Building | Map & Directions

The NJ Educator Summit will provide a rare opportunity for faculty and staff from all levels of teacher preparation to gather, learn from each other, and work together to build a stronger system of recruitment and training for the next generation of educators.

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Sarah Brown Wessling

2010 National Teacher of the Year
Laureate Emeritus, Teaching Channel


8:30–9:00 am
, Breakfast, & Networking
9:00–9:15 am
9:15–10:15 am
Keynote Speaker – Sarah Brown Wessling
10:15–10:25 am
10:25–11:10 am
Breakout Sessions 1 – Topics: Recruitment & Curriculum
11:10–11:15 am
11:15 am–12:00 pm
Breakout Sessions 2 – Topics: Fieldwork & Assessment
12:00–12:45 pm
12:45–1:30 pm
Panel Discussion
1:30–2:00 pm
Closing Remarks


Thank you to our planning committee members!
Jennifer Skomial, co-chair (Morris County School of Technology) | Kathy Assini (Delsea Regional High School) | Diane Cummins (Clearview Regional High School District) | Elizabeth Harkins (William Paterson University) | Laura Iskowitz (North Brunswick Township High School) | Julie Norflus-Good (Ramapo College of New Jersey) | Nancy Norris-Bauer (William Paterson University) | Renee Whelan (William Paterson University)


Do I need to be vaccinated to attend?

Yes, all participants must be fully vaccinated. Individuals are considered “fully vaccinated” per CDC two weeks or more after they received their single-dose COVID-19 vaccine or second dose of their two-dose COVID-19 vaccine.

How do I sign up for breakout sessions?

There is no pre-registration for individual sessions. Attendees will be free to choose on the day of the conference.

Will meals be provided?

Yes, both breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Where should I park?

Parking is available in the garage attached to the Education Building.

Who do I contact for further questions?

Please feel free to reach out to us at