Organizations for Middle Childhood Education Majors

Benchmark 2 requires that you join a professional organization and provide proof of this membership in order to proceed in the MCE Program. Proof of membership may be submitted with your IPDP to Kim Wachenheim, MCE Program Coordinator, 401 McGuffey by the end of your Content Block. Below are a list of Professional Organizations available to MCE majors, along with the primary faculty contact for that organization. Other professional organizations you may wish to join to fulfill this requirement will need to be approved by the MCE Program Coordinator.

  1. Math Concentration – MUCTM – Dr. Suzanne Harper, faculty advisor harpersr@miamioh.edu
  2. Science Concentration – MUNSTA – Dr. Ann Mackenzie, faculty advisor mackenah@miamioh.edu
  3. English/Language Arts Concentration – NCTE-SAM – Dr. Tom Romano, faculty advisor romants@miamioh.edu
  4. Social Studies Concentration – Miami Council for the Social Studies – Drs. Tom Misco and Jim Shiveley, faculty advisors miscotj@miamioh.edu and shiveljm@miamioh.edu

Ambassadors For Children – AFC – Dr. Martha Castaneda, faculty advisor castanme@miamioh.edu

Kappa Delta Pi – KDP –Dr. Jeannie Ducher, faculty advisor ducherj@miamioh.edu

Miami Student Education Association – MSEA – Kim Wachenheim, faculty advisor wachenk@miamioh.edu