10th Annual Middle Grades Conference: January 7, 2017


The 10th Annual Middle Grades Conference

Flexible Pathways for Young Adolescents 

 A state-wide conference showcasing effective middle grades practice

Davis Center

University of Vermont

Saturday, January 7, 2017

9 am – 3 pm


The Middle Grades Collaborative (MGC) is sponsoring this one-day conference for teachers, teacher educators, administrators, and community members who are interested in middle level teaching and learning practices. The theme for the conference is Flexible Pathways for Young Adolescentsas it pertains to today’s middle schools.

The MGC welcomes presentation proposals from teacher educators, teachers, administrators and professional organizations that focus on research and/or practice of middle grades teaching and learning related to the conference theme. 

The proposal will be for a 20-minute presentation using technology (PowerPoint, Prezi, video or other presentation tool).

In the proposal, please provide:

  • Title of presentation,
  • Your name, names of co-presenters, your school or organizational affiliation,
  • Abstract (description of your presentation topic/action research project - 100 word limit),

Please send your proposal to Erin Wertlieb, MGC Coordinator, erin.wertlieb@uvm.edu, on or before December 1, 2016.  Successful proposals will be notified before December 15, 2016. The conference registration fee will be waived and lunch provided for presenters. For more information please contact James Nagle at jnagle2@smcvt.edu .

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Middle Grades Collaborative
Saint Michael's College
Education Department Box 281
One Winooski Park, Colchester, VT 05439
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