Taming the Grading: Ways to Use Homework as Valuable Instructional Time Without Grading for Hours at Home
Presenter: Katie Powell
Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 4-5pm ET
Join AMLE and Katie Powell, middle grades teacher and expert, as we examine alternative ways to contemplate, evaluate, and celebrate homework in the middle grades!
Strategies For Encouraging Adolescents to Achieve in the Middle School Literacy Classroom
Presenter: Kristine Shurina
Wednesday, February 1, 2017, 4-5pm ET
Join AMLE, NCTE, and Kristine Shurina (NCTE's 2016 Outstanding Middle Level Educator Award Winner) as we check out practical strategies to get students engaged in literacy in any middle grades classroom!
Making Project-Based Learning Work in the Middle Grades
Presenter: Ryan Steuer
Wednesday, February 8, 2017, 4-5pm ET
Join AMLE and Ryan Steuer, PBL expert in action, as we fight apathy with authenticity! Research shows project-based learning is closing the engagement, equity, and achievement gaps.
Diversity and Social Equity in the Middle Grades
Presenter: Crystal LaVoulle
Wednesday, February 15, 2017, 4-5pm ET
Join AMLE and Crystal LaVoulle, AMLE on-site team member and expert, as we explore how to address issues of social equity and diversity in your middle grades classroom!
Open Notes & Other Assessment Strategies with Impact!
Presenter: Amber Chandler
Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 4-5pm ET
Join AMLE and Amber Chandler, middle grades teacher, author and expert, as we check out specific strategies that support all of our students in the world of assessment, testing and more!
Digital Tools for Formative Assessment
Presenter: Bryan Drost
Wednesday, March 22, 2017, 4-5pm ET
Join AMLE and Bryan Drost, educational expert and digital guru, as we explore technological ways to check for understanding in the middle grades!
School Counselors in the Middle Grades: Top Strategies & How Everyone Can Help!
Presenter: Summer Kuba
Wednesday, March 29, 2017, 4-5pm ET
Join AMLE, ASCA and Summer Kuba, certified middle school counselor, for this engaging and informative session!
The Middle Grades Job Market: Perspectives & Strategies
Presenter: John Swaim, Katie Wolfe, Alexis Roberts
Wednesday, April 5, 2017, 4-5pm ET
Join AMLE, middle grades expert John Swaim, and CMLA Presidents Katelin Wolfe and Alexis Roberts as we explore the realities of the middle grades job market and what you can do to get a great teaching job!
Top Strategies for Teaching World Language in the Middle Grades
Presenter: Paul Sandrock, Dr. Laura Roche Youngsworth
Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 4-5pm ET
Join AMLE and ACTFL as we check out the best ways to teach world language in the middle grades and how everyone can incorporate world language across the curriculum!
Tools & Strategies for Creating Thoughtful Engaging Social Studies Instruction at the Middle Level
Presenter: Michael Yell
Wednesday, April 19, 2017, 4-5pm ET
Join AMLE, NCSS, and Michael Yell (National Board Certified middle school teacher extraordinaire) for this great webinar, during which we will examine 10 engaging thought provoking strategies for creating a different kind of middle level social studies classroom.