Department of Elementary and Early Childhood Education

Linnea Weiland, Ph.D.

Weiland Linnea

Office:   V4192
Phone:   973-720-3751
Email:   weilandl@wpunj.edu
Office Hours:   M 1:00-2:00 pm; T 10:00-12:00 pm; call Elaine Bush at X2331 to make an appointment

Department: Elementary and Early Childhood Education
Position: Dept. Chair, Associate Professor, Tenured
Area Specialization: Early Childhood, Elementary Mathematics

Academic Degrees and Certifications
  • PhD., New York University, Early Childhood and Elementary Education
  • M.S.T., University of Chicago, Urban Elementary Education
  • A.B., Vassar College, French
  • Certifications: New Jersey Chief School Administrator, Principal, Supervisor, Mathematics, N-8
Professional Experience
  • Director, Curriculum and Instruction, PreK-12, Plainfield Public Schools
  • Director, Urban Education, New Jersey State Department of Education
  • Manager, Program Improvement, New Jersey State Department of Education
  • Producer, Computer Software, Children's Television Workshop
  • Mathematics and Early Childhood Trainer, Educational Improvement Center, Northeast
  • Coadjutant Professor, supervision and administration graduate courses, Kean University
    Faculty, Department of Early Childhood, Kean University
  • Coadjutant Professor, elementary mathematics education courses, Rutgers University, Newark
  • Primary grades teacher, Chicago Public Schools
Current Teaching and Administrative Responsibilities
  • Department Chair
  • CIEC-3510-01 M 10:00-11:40 pm
  • CIEC-3510-02 M 8:00-9:40 am
  • CIEE 3290 R 8:00-9:40 am
  • Supervise CIEC practicum students
  • Student advisement
  • William Paterson at Mercer County Community College
Professional Affiliations and Activities
  • National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
  • National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics (NCSM)
  • National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
  • National Association of Early Childhood Teacher Educators (NAECTE)
  • National Science Teacher Association
  • Local affiliates to national organizations