Montana Council of Administrators of Special Education (MCASE)
Members of the Montana Council of Administrators of Special Education administer, direct, supervise, and/or coordinate a program, school or class of special education for exceptional children or are members of a college faculty whose major responsibility is the professional preparation of administrators of special education.
The Montana Council of Administrators for Special Education (MCASE) is the local affiliate of CASE. The Council of Administrators for Special Education (CASE) is an international professional educational organization whose members are dedicated to the enhancement of the worth, dignity, potential, and uniqueness of each individual in society. Special education embraces the right to a free appropriate public education.
The mission of the Council of Administrators of Special Education is to provide leadership and support to members by shaping policies and practices which impact the quality of education. (From the national website http://www.casecec.org.)
In Montana, the MCASE organization provides the platform for our state’s administrators to join together to endorse the mission of our parent organization. The organization establishes a personal, workable framework for special education professionals to interact for training/education, networking and in striving to improve special education service delivery at the Montana level.