PAMLE is extremely excited to be celebrating its 41st annual conference! PAMLE is the leading advocate for middle level education in PA, promoting and enhancing the role of middle level education by promoting best instructional practices for young adolescents. The #PAMLE24 conference, which is one of the few middle level specific conferences in the state, will be at the Crowne Plaza in King of Prussia February 24-26, 2024. This is a great professional development opportunity for your staff to reload and refresh their middle level best practices with practitioners from across the state. Registration is now open! Visit the Conference homepage to check out the Conference Sessions Schedule and to register today!
Best Practices from STW
Check out these great articles on best practices from some of our Schools to Watch schools! Click here to read their stories!
BIPOC Educator Scholarship
PAMLE respects and understands that representation matters and hopes to create a more prominent presence of Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) in the field of education. PAMLE is pleased to offer its BIPOC Educator Scholarship, which will provide free conference registrations and hotel accommodations for its winners. This year, we are pleased to have added an additional scholarship for pre-service educators. For more information and to apply, please click here.
Schools to Watch 2023-24
Eleven exemplary Middle Grades Schools in Pennsylvania have been recognized as PA Don Eichhorn Schools: “Schools to Watch” (PA STW) as part of a recognition program developed by the National Forum to Accelerate Middle-Grades Reform. In partnership with the Pennsylvania Association for Middle Level Education (PAMLE), Kutztown University, and the Horace Mann Service Corporation, PA STW has been recognizing schools since 2006-07. Read more here.