Magazine article AMLE Magazine

Megaphone

Magazine article AMLE Magazine

Megaphone

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amusing, interesting, and proactive comments from the field of education

"Young adolescents are fully formed human beings deserving of the very best that schools and society can offer in the way of time, expertise, attention, and resources. They are not 'hormones with feet' incapable of logical thought or empathy, but curious, caring, and capable adults in the making."

- P. Gayle Andrews, associate professor, University of Georgia, and author, in Research to Guide Practice in Middle Grades Education (published by AMLE).

"It's 2013, so now is probably a good time to stop saying 21st century skills, and just start saying 'life skills.' If we aren't treating school like the 'real world' for our students, then how could we ever say we are preparing them for it?"

- justin Tarte, director of curriculum and support services in the Union R-XI School District in Union, Missouri. Life of an Educator blog, September 14, 2013. …

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