Just Ask Us: Kids Speak Out on Student Engagement
Presenter: Heather Wolpert-Gawron
Wednesday, October 25, 2017, 4-5pm ET
Join AMLE and Corwin author, teacher and expert, Heather Wolpert-Gawron, as we learn about the power of student engagement from the voices of the young adolescents we serve!
12 Steps to Cultural Competency
Presenter: Verinta Mayfield
Wednesday, November 15, 2017, 4-5pm ET
Join AMLE and middle grades expert and consultant, Vernita Mayfield, as we examine 12 critical steps and actions we need to take to be more culturally competent, so we can better serve every young adolescent.
Top Tips for Sustaining Change at the Middle Level
Presenter: Mike Dietz
Wednesday, November 29, 2017, 4-5pm ET
Join AMLE and middle grades expert, Dr. Mike Dietz from Concordia University, as we ask and answer, "What does it take to sustain changes in your middle grades setting?" Often important changes fail within a relatively short amount of time. This webinar will focus on tips to strengthen the probability of sustaining important change over time.
Helping Students Thrive in the Middle Grades
Presenter: Dedra Stafford
Wednesday, December 6, 2017, 4-5pm ET
Join AMLE and middle grades expert and consultant, Dedra Stafford, as we explore the essential skills needed to help all students thrive in our classrooms and schools.
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 Homyoun
Wednesday, January 17, 2018, 4-5pm ET
Join AMLE and Corwin author and expert, Ana Homyoun, 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!