AIMS Directs Federal Grant to Support Illinois Middle Schools The Association of Illinois Middle-grade Schools (AIMS) advocates for middle school students and the professionals who serve them. In response to lagging proficiency in math and English language arts [...]
A talented lineup of presenters, sessions designed to inform and inspire middle school educators, and plenty of opportunities for networking - the AIMS Summer Splash is a can’t miss summer professional development event! Keynote speaker and middle school teacher Josie [...]
The Association of Illinois Middle-Grade Schools is proud to announce the 2019 New and Re-Designated Illinois Horizon Schools to Watch (IHSTW)! These middle schools demonstrate a commitment to excellence in middle-level education through academic, developmental and social structures and [...]
AIMS Board President, Steve Diveley talks about the importance of a professional network and what it means to be coachable during his recent appearance on the TEACH BETTER Talk Podcast. Listen here https://teachbetter.com/podcast/stevediveley/
Rotolo Middle School in Batavia, Illinois has been recognized for excellence by the National Forum for the Advancement of Middle School Reform Schools to Watch program for their fifth designation. In January, representatives from the Association of Illinois Middle-grade Schools [...]
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On October 18, 2018 leaders from Stevenson Middle School in Melrose Park, Illinois hosted teachers and administrators from Metropolitan School District of Lawrence Township, located in Indianapolis, Indiana. It was a day of sharing between two schools in states affiliated [...]