AMLE Podcasts

Conversations, interviews, and commentaries from middle level practitioners, leaders, and experts. Available on iTunes
 
The Evolution of Advisory

The Evolution of Advisory

AMLE Podcast Series

Bob Spear and Jack Berckemeyer discuss the importance of advisory in the middle school. They also examine how advisory has changed over the last several years with the impact of federal policies and other...
The Culture of Formative Assessment

The Culture of Formative Assessment

AMLE Podcast Series

In this second part of a two-part discussion about formative assessment, Kate Garrison, manager of products and services for professional development with Measured Progress, discusses the culture of formative...
Topics: Assessment
School Uniforms: Jeans or Jackets?

School Uniforms: Jeans or Jackets?

AMLE Podcast Series

The impact of school uniforms is an issue that affects schools, parents, and students alike. Join Jack Berckemeyer and Ms. Ernie Rambo as they focus on this timely topic. Ernie is a classroom teacher in Las Vegas,...
Building Positive Relationships with Your Students

Building Positive Relationships with Your Students

AMLE Podcast Series

Join Jack Berckemeyer and Howard Ormond, members of the AMLE On-Site Professional Development Cadre, as they discuss specific strategies to motivate young adolescents. They examine the importance of building...
Topics: Teaching
Motivating Young Adolescents

Motivating Young Adolescents

AMLE Podcast Series

Jack Berckemeyer is joined by Kim Campbell, classroom teacher and member of the AMLE On-Site Professional Development Cadre. Jack and Kim share ideas about student motivation and the role of the classroom teacher....
Topics: Teaching
Active Learning for the Creative Classroom

Active Learning for the Creative Classroom

AMLE Podcast Series

AMLE talks with Cally Stockton, author of Minds and Motion: Active Learning for the Classroom about various activities from the book and classroom experiences.
Popcorn Please!

Popcorn Please!

AMLE Podcast Series, with Middle School Matters

Our inaugural podcast with partner Middle School Matters, show hosts Shawn McGirr and Troy Patterson speak with Todd Williamson, director of technology and science for Carteret County Schools (Beaufort, NC), Todd...
Dr. Doubet, Formative Assessment

Dr. Doubet, Formative Assessment

AMLE Podcast Series, with Middle School Matters

AMLE and hosts Shawn McGirr and Troy Patterson of Middle School Matters speak with Dr. Kristina Doubet, associate professor of middle and secondary education at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia....
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