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Katie Powell

Dir For Middle Level Programs
Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE)

Katie Powell is the Director for Middle Level Programs for the Association for Middle Level Education and a former middle school special education, Title 1, and ELA teacher. Passionate about reclaiming the wonder and curiosity of learning, Katie is author of the book Boredom Busters: Transform Worksheets, Lectures, and Grading into Engaging, Meaningful Learning Experiences. Katie's second book, Frustration Busters, released in October, 2021. You can find out more about Katie and her work at and her role at AMLE at

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Events featuring Katie Powell
Events featuring Katie Powell