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Ann Yehle

Inst For Prof Studies In Educ
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

Specialty area(s)

Middle School, Foundations, Educational Leadership

Current courses at UWL

EDS 203: Foundations of Public Education both online and face to face; EDS 445: Field II at Longfellow/Learning Design Institute


Undergraduate, masters, and PhD from the University of WI - Madison.


Professional history

This marks my 4th year at UW-L. With that, I come to UW-L after serving in the field of education as a teacher, program support teacher, central office special education administrator, middle school principal, administrator for the WI State Department of Public Instruction (DPI), and school district central office administrator in the area of Educational Services. In addition to my professional experience as aforementioned, I am actively involved in the middle school movement and the Association for Middle Level Education ( as well as the WI Association of Middle Level Education (

At UW-L I serve as the faculty advisor for Leadership in Action (LIA) and serve as the Professional Development (PDS) Coordinator for Longfellow Middle School and LDI. I serve as the faculty advisor for the student group Leadership in Action (LIA) and facilitate the Collegiate Association of Middle Level Education (C-AMLE). With that, I am committed to partnering with you and your learning as you delve into the field of education with more intensity.

On campus I am also involved with the Summer and Snowday Selection Series, the edDOCS film series and the Battle of the Books.

Research and publishing

Research interests include the utilization of the metapedagogical model (MPM) in teacher education courses, middle school, & impact of martial arts involvement in relation to school-aged children.