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CMLA Chapter-at-Large Faculty Advisors Named

Sarah Pennington and Kristie Smith accept the inaugural faculty advisor position to support aspiring teachers at universities without a collegiate chapter of AMLE COLUMBUS, OH—The Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE) selected Sarah E. Pennington, Ph.D. and Kristie W. Smith, Ph.D. as the inaugural faculty advisors for the Collegiate Middle Level Association (CMLA) Chapter-at-Large. The

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Esteemed Educators Receive National Award in Middle Level Education

Dr. Steven Mertens and Dr. Nancy Ruppert are recipients of the highest award honored by AMLE. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 24, 2020 COLUMBUS, OH At the Association for Middle Level Education virtual annual conference (#AMLE20), two educators were recognized as recipients of the John H. Lounsbury Award for Distinguished Service in Middle Level Education: Steven Mertens,

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Pizzo to Receive 2020 National Educator of the Year Award

Seventh grade language arts teacher Joseph S. Pizzo was selected for this top honor from the Association for Middle Level Education FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 11, 2020 COLUMBUS, OH – Joseph S. Pizzo, a seventh grade integrated language arts teacher and co-director of drama at Black River Middle School, Chester, New Jersey, was selected to receive

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Kowalczyk to Receive 2018 National Educator of the Year Award

Sandra Kowalczyk will be presented the National Educator of the Year Award at AMLE2018 in Orlando. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 22, 2018 COLUMBUS, OH – Sandra Kowalczyk, a reading specialist at Patrick Marsh Middle School, Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, will be awarded the Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE) 2018 Educator of the Year Award. The award,

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McDonald to Receive 2017 National Educator of the Year Award

Assistant Superintendent Dr. David McDonald will be presented the National Educator of the Year Award at AMLE2017 in Philadelphia. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 31, 2017 COLUMBUS, OH —David McDonald, Ph.D., assistant superintendent for school leadership, Greenville County Schools, Greenville, South Carolina, is the recipient of the Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE) 2017 Educator of the

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