Annual Conference for Middle Level Education

Orlando, FL • October 25–27, 2018

Conference Presenters

Conference Presenters
The Call for Presentations for AMLE2018 in Orlando, FL is currently closed and all sessions have been accepted. The Call for Presentations for #AMLE19 in Nashville, TN, will open on January 7, 2019. Please check back for more details.

Dena Harrison
Presenter Coordinator
Phone: 614-212-7814
Fax: 614-895-4750

Presenter and Session Information
Concurrent Session
Speed Learning Session
Spark & Tell Session
Collaboration Session
Audio/Visual Information
Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center Floor Plan

Presenter Registration Deadline—August 10
Presenters receive a discounted registration for AMLE2018. Visit Presenter Registration to access the presenter registration form and to view your registration status. If you have any questions, please contact Dena Harrison at Please note that if you are accepted to present at the conference, you serve on a contributing basis and are required to purchase registration. You will not be reimbursed for registration, lodging, travel, audiovisual equipment rental, or additional costs.
Presenter Registration Policy

Presenter Rate Deadline - Aug. 10
AMLE Member $299
Associate & Non-Member $374
Student Member $199
Student Non-Member $249
Non-Members: Registration includes a 1-year AMLE Membership.

If you need help convincing your school administrator to support your conference attendance, here's a customizable funding request letter that itemizes the top 10 reasons you and your school will benefit from your attendance at the AMLE Conference.
Make the Case to Present: Template Letter

Need ideas for funding sources to approach to fund your attendance at the AMLE Annual Conference? Want to know what to include in a professional learning funding proposal?
Funding Your AMLE Annual Conference Experience

Session Facilitators
Session facilitators play a large role is how seamless a session is presented. We are always looking for great individuals to assist our presenters with their sessions. If you are looking to have a one-on-one connection with a presenter and want to be involved in the conference, please contact Dena Harrison at and become an official AMLE2018 Facilitator. *Students are provided with reduced registration rates in exchange for facilitating two sessions at the conference.
Facilitator Guidelines

Help Promote Your Session
The Annual Conference for Middle Level Education is coming to Orlando! Help spread the word to educators who want to reach every student, grow professionally, and create a great school. Make sure every middle grades educator knows about AMLE and your participation in this great event with these helpful tips in the Presenter Promotion Kit.

Presenter Author Form
If you are an author of a book related to your session and you are interested in having AMLE sell your book at the conference in our bookstore, please submit this form along with a copy of your book by July 20, 2018 for review. You will be notified by August 20, 2018 if your book was selected.
Presenter Author Form

AMLE Presenter PowerPoint Template
The AMLE2018 PowerPoint template is branded for this event and we encourage you to use it for your slides. The last slide will encourage your attendees to complete your session evaluation and to check in to your session so they receive professional learning contact hours.
PowerPoint Template

App Instructions for Presenters
As a presenter at the AMLE Annual Conference for Middle Level Education, you have a virtual session in the online event networking and planning tool. The online tool offers you a way to get additional exposure with attendees before, during, and after the conference, and upload your session handouts.
App Instructions

Business Center Information
The Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center offers a FedEx Office Print & Ship Center on-site. The FedEx Office is open 7:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m. every day. FedEx Office is centrally located across from the "Jump for Joy" dolphin fountain in the Convention Center. The FedEx Office offers the critical business services you need to make your meeting a success. Whether you need signs and banners, pre-convention printing and copying, packing and shipping, or last-minute office supplies, we have you covered. To contact the FedEx Business Center, call 407-586-2599. Further details can be found online.

Important Dates to Remember

February 12–25 Concurrent Session proposals open
March 9 Concurrent Session selections released
March 12–25 Speed Learning Session proposals open
March 30 Speed Learning Session selections released
April 2–15 Spark & Tell Session proposals open
April 20 Spark & Tell Session selections released
June 1 Presenter Agreement form and Co-Presenters information deadline
July 9 Session schedule released
July 20 Presenter Author form and final session edits deadline
August 10 Presenter Registration Deadline
August 20 Presenter Author selections released
October 25–27 AMLE2018