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AMLE Welcomes Dr. Bobby Moore

AMLE Welcomes Dr. Bobby Moore

Moore to serve as strategic partnerships and professional learning manager

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 30, 2017 COLUMBUS, OH —The Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE) is excited to announce that Dr. Bobby Moore will be serving as our strategic partnerships and professional learning manager. Moore is a...
McDonald to Receive 2017 National Educator of the Year Award

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...

New Editors Announced for Middle School Journal

AMLE welcomes three leading middle grades scholars as co-editors of refereed journal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 18, 2017 COLUMBUS, OH —The Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE) is pleased to announce the selection of Lisa Harrison, PhD, Kathleen Brinegar, EdD, and Ellis Hurd, EdD as co-editors of Middle School...
Bishop to Receive National Award for Middle Level Education

Bishop to Receive National Award for Middle Level Education

University of Vermont Associate Dean Penny Bishop will receive the John H. Lounsbury Award at the AMLE conference in Austin, Texas.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 1, 2016 COLUMBUS, OH — Penny Bishop, Ed.D., associate dean of the University of Vermont (UVM), College of Education and Social Services, Burlington, is the recipient of the Association for Middle Level...
Jensen to Receive 2016 Distinguished Educator Award

Jensen to Receive 2016 Distinguished Educator Award

Principal Randy Jensen will be presented the AMLE Distinguished Educator Award at AMLE2016 in Austin, Texas.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 4, 2016 COLUMBUS, OH — Randy Jensen, principal of William Thomas Middle School, American Falls, Idaho, is the recipient of the Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE) 2016 Distinguished Educator Award....
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