New Jersey Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators (NJAMTE)

New Jersey Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators (NJAMTE)

Last modified: 
03/08/2022 - 2:54am
Year Established as AMTE Affiliate: 

What is the New Jersey Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators and who are its members?

  • NJAMTE and its members work together to promote and improve the education of preservice and inservice teachers of mathematics across the state of NJ.
  • NJAMTE members include teacher educators in Schools and Colleges of Education and Departments of Mathematics as well as others interested in mathematics teacher education.

What are the NJAMTE goals?

The goal of NJAMTE is to promote quality mathematics teacher education in New Jersey.  Specifically, the purposes are to:

  • Facilitate communication and collaboration among mathematics teacher educators and consultants at the elementary, secondary, community college, college, and university levels.
  • Promote quality undergraduate and graduate programs in mathematics education for prospective teachers in the state of New Jersey.
  • Promote quality programs for the professional development of teachers of mathematics at all levels.

What are the benefits of membership in NJAMTE?
Collaboration & Networking:

  • Diverse group of members that include teacher educators with a variety of professional affiliations, interests, and expertise.
  • Small size meetings that allow for plenty of conversation and networking.
  • Discussion groups focused on important issues in mathematics teacher education directly related to the state of New Jersey.
  • Reduced registration rate at the annual conference.

Organizational Events:

  • Annual meetings
  • Sessions at AMTNJ
  • Occasional joint meetings with MAA-NJ
Affiliate President: 
James Beyers
President Email: 
Affiliate Treasurer: 
Elizabeth Uptegrove
Treasurer Email: 
Affiliate Secretary: 
Jameel Misbahuddin
Secretary Term Expires: 
Wednesday, June 1, 2022
Title of Other Affiliate Officer #1: 
Conference Coordinator
Name of Other Officer #1: 
Cathy Liebars
Email for Other Officer #1: 
Title of Other Affiliate Officer #2: 
Two-year College Representative
Name of Other Officer #2: 
Yvonne Greenbaun
Email for Other Officer #2: 
More Information
Summary of Recent Affiliate Accomplishments and Upcoming Activities: 

Conferences scheduled for 2020 and 2021 were cancelled due to Covid.  Planning for a 2022 conference has not yet started.

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