Category Archives: MAMLE

Happy August! Think October!

We MAMLEs hope you are enjoying this lovely summer we’re having.  The many, many bright sunny days have allowed us to bask in the warmth of  the sun this year. However we know the mornings will soon grow a little … Continue reading

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Plan Your Fall Schedule Now! MAMLE Annual Conference

Comments from 2015 conference! Fabulous – I haven’t been in years and loved it. Best ever! This could be 3 or 4 days. I REALLY got energized around MCL! More Details https://mainemamle.org/conference/overview/ Register Now Registration 2016

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The Kind of Learning We Need

This article was written by Nancy Doda, an international expert in powerful learning for students At Americans Who Tell The Truth, we are eager to stir the hearts and minds of young people towards caring deeply and acting boldly to … Continue reading

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Register for Annual Conference at 2014 Rates!

It’s the end of the year, but it is not too early to think about next fall! The MAMLE Annual Conference is October 22 & 23, 2015 at Point Lookout Resort and Conference Center. Register by June 30, 2015 and … Continue reading

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One Student Can Make a Difference!

Lindsay Mahoney from Messalonskee reports how one student took on the Samantha Smith Challenge: “How can we work together with the Maine Government to reduce homelessness, hunger, and poverty in our state?” That was the essential question for our Samantha … Continue reading

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MAMLE Exemplary Practice Award

Honor colleagues by nominating them to receive MAMLE’s Exemplary Practice Award. Presented at our annual conference in October, this award recognizes middle level educators in Maine who have designed and implemented powerful programs that engage and challenge their students.  Recent … Continue reading

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Annual Conference: Powerful Learning for Young Adolescents

 Powerful Learning for Young Adolescents October 23-24, 2014 Point Lookout Resort and Conference Center Northport   2014 Conference Program (PDF)   What makes an outstanding school for 10-14 year olds? The well – research position paper from the Association for … Continue reading

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