Author Archives: Barbara Greenstone

About Barbara Greenstone

Reader, Writer, Educator

March is Middle Level Education Month

March is Middle Level Education Month, a time to recognize and celebrate education for young adolescents, ages 10 to 15. The Association for Middle Level Education lists these key messages for celebrating: The importance of parents being knowledgeable about young … Continue reading

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Book Love: Developing Depth, Stamina, and Passion in Adolescent Readers by Penny Kittle

This review was originally published on July 18, 2016 at A Virtual Summer Book Club and is cross-posted here. Penny Kittle will be one of the keynote speakers at the MAMLE Conference, October 20 and 21. We’ve all seen it. We give students … Continue reading

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Helping Students Manage Their Screen Time

The start of the school year is a perfect time to talk to students about managing their screen time. Although many students have personal smart phones and tablets, for some 7th graders, receiving an MLTI device will be their first … Continue reading

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