Middle Level Education Month
Announcing a Middle Level Education Month Twitter Event on March 7 from 7-8pm ET at #MLEM13! Join AMLE, NASSP, NAESP and the National Forum for a thrilling Twitter dialogue about “Celebrating the Magnificent Middle Level and the Power of Collaboration”. Tweet ideas, thoughts, questions, and more with our virtual panelists: Rick Wormeli, Summer Howarth, Todd Bloch, and Todd Williamson! Be a part of this awesome online conversation!
Moderator: Carolyn Brown has a Ph.D. in Speech Pathology and Audiology specializing in Child Development.
Panelists: Bob McMurray is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology and the Department of Communication Sciences at the University of Iowa.
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Mindsets - GRIT
NASSP & CSSR to Host Breaking Ranks Showcase
NASSP in collaboration with The Center for Secondary School Redesign (CSSR) will present the first Regional Breaking Ranks School Showcase featuring 15 diverse, high-poverty, high-achieving middle level and high schools sharing proven methods for addressing sustainable school improvement. Two California Schools-to-Watch are among those being showcased. The event will take place in San Diego on December 1. For more information, go to: http://www.nassp.org/
The Youth-Nex Conference was held October 18-19, 2013, at the Univeristy of Virginia in order to examine developmental issues of early adolescence, the intersection with educational programming, and best methods to promoteeffective youth development. Mrs. Alma Powell, of America’s Promise Alliance gave the keynote address. Read more and watch the presentations.. The conversation continues online with Blog enteries from particpants.