About NJCHE

The New Jersey Council for History Education is a non-profit corporation that promotes the importance of history in our schools and colleges. The NJCHE was founded in 1993 and is supported by the contributions of its members. We are affiliated with the National Council for History Education which is located in Westlake, Ohio.

We sponsor an annual conference at Princeton University in Decemberandathematicprogramin March. We also publish OURSTORY, a journal of historical articles, research, and lessons. Membership is open to teachers, college students, and interested individuals who support the study and advancement of history education.

Our professional development workshops have the approval of the New Jersey Department of Education and the hours can be applied to the 100 mandated hours for the re-certification of your teaching license.

Officers
Dr. Henry Kiernan
Dr. Louise P. Maxwell
Co-Presidents

Alan Lucibello
Vice President

Peter Porter
Secretary

Philip Nicolosi
Treasurer

Tony Maccarella
Publications

Dr. Anthony di Battista
Immediate Past President

Trustees
Hank Bitten
Indian Hills

Dr. Lesley Herrmann
Gilder Lehrman Institute

Cheryl Lusane
Newark

Dr. John Pyne
Emeritus, Executive Director

Elaine W. Reed
Emeritus, NCHE

Joseph Refinski
East Orange

Gloria Sesso
NYCHE