A Trauma-Informed Toolbox for the Middle-Level Educator
Presenter: Michael Uden
Wednesday, December 13, 2017, 4-5pm ET
Join AMLE and Dr. Michael Uden from Concordia University as we delve into this vital topic. Did you know that between half to two thirds of all school-age children experience some form of trauma?
Social Media Wellness for Young Adolescents
Presenter: Ana Homayoun
Wednesday, January 17, 2018, 4-5pm ET
Join AMLE and Corwin author and expert, Ana Homayoun, as we explore social media wellness and how we can help every young adolescent maintain a healthy social media life!
Practical Ways to Teach Social Justice & Critical Literacy in the Middle Grades
Presenter: Lina Bell Soares
Wednesday, January 24, 2018, 4-5pm ET
Join AMLE and author and middle grades expert, Lina Bell Soares, as we examine how to bring social justice and critical literacy together to help every student in our schools!
Poison Control and Medicine Safety Education for Middle School Students
Presenter: Krista Osterthaler
Wednesday, Febuary 7, 2018, 4-5pm ET
Drug poisoning is the #1 cause of injury death in the country. With the current national opioid crisis and 10,000 pediatric ER visits for medicine mishaps occurring in the U.S. each year, there is an evident need to instill a healthy respect for medicine safety among grade school students.
Differentiated Instruction Strategies
Presenter: Bryan Drost
Wednesday, February 21, 2018, 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!