Middle School Language Arts

County Representatives
Alleghany Jessica Hall
Avery Kim Tufts 
Elkin City  
Watauga Brooke Huffman and Kalie Eppley
Wilkes Lois Boone
ASU Holly Thornton

News and Updates

  • Planning on attending the PDS Conference at Augusta State in October 2018

  • Presenting at Middle School Summit June 2018 on Dispositions

  • Presenting at Fresh Take Conference in Davidson, January 2019

  • Interviewed prospective Apprentices for 2018-2019 school year

  • Contributed chapters to our published book, The It Factor: What Makes a Teacher Great (Spring 2018)

  • Traveled to fully implemented Professional Development Schools (University of South Carolina/Fulmer Middle School and Augusta State University/) to glean information about how to initiate a form of PDS with Appalachian State University and surrounding districts.

  • Presented PLC work at Blurring the Boundaries Conference at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, October, 2017 (blurringthelinesasu.weebly.com)

  • Presented workshop for NCAE at Appalachian State University, Conversations About Co-teaching, June 2017 (coteachingasu.weebly.com)

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