December, 12 2014
December, 12 2014
October, 24 2014
Join us for MGI 2015!
Dates: June 22-26, 2015
Time: 8:00am- 5:00pm
Location: Vermont Technical College, Randolph, Vermont
October, 08 2014
A nationally recognized University of Vermont program bringing innovative, technology-rich teaching practices to Vermont middle school students will expand dramatically across the state thanks to a $5 million gift from the Richard E. and Deborah L. Tarrant Foundation. The gift is the second $5 million pledge the foundation has made to the Tarrant Institute for Innovative…
June, 29 2014
Thanks to the more than 100 middle level educators who joined us this year for the annual Middle Grades Institute! They accomplished a remarkable amount of thoughtful work throughout the week and we're privileged to have had the chance to teach and learn alongside them.
June, 17 2014
With this summer’s Middle Grades Institute less than a week away, registrations are still flying in and we’re thrilled to report educators from all corners of our state will be convening in Burlington! Some are coming as individuals; an impressive number are coming in teams; and a couple of whole school faculties are joining us as well.
May, 23 2014
Check out the new film, Rise, A Green Team Film by Main Street Middle School students in Montpelier, Vermont.
April, 28 2014
Paper delivered at American Educational Research Association
Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA April 4, 2014
John Downes, University of Vermont, John.Downes@uvm.edu
James Nagle, Saint Michal’s College, firstname.lastname@example.org
April, 03 2014
There is a popular young adult novel series; and now a blockbuster movie, entitled Divergent. It’s about a society split into factions. Those five factions emphasize certain human characteristics over others and underscore the differences between us. The factions accentuate what is different about us and devalue…
March, 03 2014
MGI Monday, June 23- Friday, June 27, 2014
February, 15 2014
Powerful Learning for The Middle Years: Four Tenacious Truths
Nancy M. Doda, Ph.D.
So much has changed in the landscape of middle school education during the past decades. Looking back to the early years of the middle school movement,…