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Rooted in decades of research, the 5th edition of AMLE’s landmark position paper offers a set of five attributes and eighteen characteristics that define successful middle grades schools.

The text and accompany book study for teams explores a robust framework for creating the learning environments that all young adolescents deserve.

The Successful Middle School Assessment

Driven by research-based exemplars, AMLE’s holistic school assessment helps gauge your implementation of middle grades best practices. Led by an AMLE coach, schools receive a comprehensive report that includes analysis, recommendations, and actionable next steps.

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A recognition and continuous improvement program that is open to any school, anywhere in the world, that educates students aged 10-15. Schools are be supported with AMLE resources and celebrated for their commitment to the best practices outlined in The Successful Middle School: This We Believe.

Institute for Middle Level Leadership

The marquee event for aspiring and current middle school leaders and teams. Join us for a one of a kind collaborative learning event designed for the unique needs of middle school educators. June 26-29 San Diego | July 17-20 Orlando Register for event

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Join us for the 49th Annual Conference for Middle Level Education where we’ll spend three incredible days learning, connecting, and collaborating as we aim to create learning environments for students that are Responsive, Challenging, Empowering, Equitable, and Engaging. November 3-5 | Kissimmee, Florida Register for event

discipline reimagined

Restorative Group and AMLE have partnered to offer Discipline Reimagined this summer, a 2.5 day workshop aimed at empowering school personnel with a community-based and equity-centered approach to discipline centered on applied neuroscience and trauma-informed practices. july 18-20 | orlando, Florida Register for event

Navigating the Gray: Trauma in the Middle Grades

Our children have so much to tell us. Sometimes it is by expressing their feelings in big ways, other times it is through their actions, and how they direct their bodies to react; in other situations it is through eloping from a space, or shutting down, caught within a freeze. Frequently, as we have seen

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Tips for Finishing the Year Strong: Advice and Lessons Learned from AMLE’s Leadership Institute Faculty

We’re in the home stretch – the end of the school year is in sight. There’s no sugar coating it, this has been another challenging year. While we hope that next year brings more of the calm and routine that our young adolescents crave, in the meantime how we can use the remaining days of

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AMLE Partners with Mississippi Department of Education on State-Wide Middle School Transitions Toolkit

When the Mississippi Department of Education reached out to AMLE to partner on a transitions toolkit for schools across the state, we jumped at the opportunity to support the work. The multi-disciplinary team they assembled aimed to create a roadmap for schools that supported consistent, positive transitions for middle school students while allowing each individual

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Become an AMLE Member

AMLE is the only international organization of its kind for middle school educators, serving as the go-to source for peer-reviewed research, best practice, and professional development. We invite you to join our community of more than 35,000 educators and discover what’s possible when middle school educators support each other with a shared vision of success.