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Bringing Technology Alive in the Middle Level

Organization: Association for Middle Level Education
Date: April 22, 2015
Time: 4:00-5:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: Join AMLE and Dedra Stafford as we take a look at how we can integrate technology in powerful and empowering ways in the middle level. Bring your techno-questions and get great techno-answers!  Learn more

Preventing Substance Abuse in the Middle Level

Organization: Association for Middle Level Education
Date: April 29, 2015
Time: 4:00-5:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: Join AMLE and experts from SAMHSA (the Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration) as we examine how to tackle the issue of substance use and abuse in the middle level. Learn more

Making Assessment & Descriptive Feedback Work in the Middle Level

Organization: Association for Middle Level Education
Date: May 6, 2015
Time: 4:00-5:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: Join AMLE and Rick Wormeli as we explore the realms of assessment, feedback and grading—and how to make all of those ingredients work together for our young adolescents. Learn more

Where’s the Proof? How Schools Can Use Their Own Research and Data to Evaluate What Matters Most

Organization: Magnet Schools of America
Date: May 12, 2015
Time: 1:00-2:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: Schools will be encouraged to consider how their various stakeholders define their school’s “success” and how school-led research efforts may lead to a wide variety of benefits including: Informing policy decisions with data and evidence of success; Providing a lens for understand different stakeholders perspectives and beliefs; Better understanding of resource allocation as well as evolving teaching and learning practices within a school; Demonstrating “proof” that school investments are "paying off”; and Developing a school culture of reflective practice and data-informed decision making. Learn More

The Prescription for Reading Success in the Middle Grades

Organization: Association for Middle Level Education
Date: May 13, 2015
Time: 4:00-5:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: Join AMLE and Jane Feber as we get strategies in all five strands of reading -phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension- to assist our middle grades students in becoming more proficient, engaged, and successful readers. Learn more

Part 2: Professional Development Redesign – Lessons From The Field

Organization: American Association of School Administrators (AASA)
Date: May 13, 2015
Time: 2:00-3:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: Learn how trailblazing, Innovative Professional Development (iPD) districts are redesigning their professional development systems to empower educators and increase student achievement. District leaders share their redesign strategies, best practices and lessons learned. Participants learn how the iPD districts are: Rethinking teacher time and providing more time for teacher collaboration, Implementing supportive policies and optimizing resources to increase PD effectiveness, Creating personalized learning systems for teachers, providing more PD options, delivery methods and opportunities for career pathways, Supporting teachers in meeting the instructional shifts demanded by the Common Core State Standards. Learn More

Literacy in the Middle: Integrate Comprehension, Vocabulary and Writing across the Disciplines

Organization: Association for Middle Level Education
Date: May 20, 2015
Time: 4:00-5:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar
Description: Join AMLE and authors Karen Wood and Lina Soares as we explore how to bring reading to life in the middle level across the content areas. Learn more

RAISEup Texas: Proven Success in Transforming Middle School Teaching and Learning

Organization: Association for Middle Level Education
Date: May 27, 2015
Time: 4:00-5:00 PM EASTERN
Registration: Individual registration is required to participate in this webinar.
Description: Join AMLE and Susan Dawson, President of E3 Alliance, one of the premier collective impact organizations in education in the country, and Matt Pope, nationally award winning middle school principal, as they present their findings and perspectives of RAISEup Texas, a model for whole-school transformation of teaching and learning based on the University of Kansas Strategic Instruction Model (SIM). Learn more