YC Professor Honored
Dr. Alfred Arth Receives Legacy Recognition
York College, Education Department, Professor of Education Dr. Alfred A. Arth has been recognized as a Middle School Education “Legacy Professor.” He is acknowledged as one of the professors who have contributed to the initiation and continuation of Middle school education in this country since the 1970s.
During a special symposium , The Legacy of Middle School: A Tribute to the Past – A Vision for the Future, conducted in Milledgeville, Georgia on May 18th-20th, Arth along with eighteen others was honored as a Legacy Middle School Leader by the National Association of Professors of Middle Level Education. He, with the other legacy professors, is featured in the newly published book Legacy of Middle School Leaders: In Their Own Words, published by Information Age Publishing, Charlotte, NC 2011.
Arth is currently a Professor of Education at York College, coordinating the Middle School endorsement program.