• Call for Proposals is now open for the CASE conference to be held in Reno, NV. 
MCASE is working with the MCEC in planning the 2017 MCEC/MCASE Conference scheduled for February 15-17, 2017 in Missoula
Montana Council of Administrators for Special Education

September 9-11,  2015 Annual Fall Pre-Conference & Conference
Holiday Inn, Bozeman
MCASE Fall Pre-Conference and Conference Materials 2015  
Special Olympics Montana Links and Presentations
 September 9, 2015 -- Pre-Conference Workshop                      
“Effective Special Education Administrators”
William Bryan, VP of Leadership & Organization Development, The Center for Secondary
School Redesign(CSSR) & Alan Pardy, Executive Director, New Hampshire Association
of Special Education Administrators(NHASEA)
Legislative Delegates
Kirk Miller - SAM, Deb Linn - Region I, Lisa Von Bergen - Region II, 
Chris Rice - Region III, Verne Beffert - Region IV, Dave Means - Region V.
Cracker Barrel Topics
AA, A, B/C, and Co-op Discussion Groups
September 10 & 11, 2015 -- Fall Conference

Welcome & Introductions-Chris Bilant
Vocational Rehab & Blind Services
Goalbook Toolkit & Pathways
MCASE Business Meeting
Special Olympics Montana-LeAnn Dolly-Powell
Leaders Professional Learning Program-Kirk Miller
IDEA Reauthorization-Frank Podobnik
MCASE Social
OPI Special Education Division Presenters
MCASE Committee work.
Click HERE to view the DRAFT Agenda 
Hotel Room Block -- Block Expires August 24, 2015 
Holiday Inn, 5 Baxter Lane, Bozeman, MT 59715 -- 406-587-4561
Refer to the School Administrators of Montana Room Block to receive the $91.00/night + Tax rate 
Register by Friday, August 15, 2015 and qualify for our
Early Bird Discount!
Cancellations received after September 5th are subject to a $30 cancellation fee
There are no refunds for non-attendance.
2015 MCEC Conference February 4-6, Holiday Inn & Gran Tree Inn, Bozeman
*Featuring Julie Weatherly, Joy Zabala, Shawna Heiser and more great speakers 
Click  here   for more information.
Click here  for the schedule.
2014 MCASE Fall Conference
 September 17-19 -- Hilton Garden Inn, Bozeman 


Wednesday, September 17 -- MCASE Fall Pre-Conference
Here is the Program for this Pre-Conference.
See below for the presentations and materials presented at the pre-conference 
An Update from the Governor's Office - Lt. Governor Angela McLean - Governor Opportunity and Innovation in Education Initiatives 
A Principal's Guide to Special Education - David Bateman
Thursday, September 18 & Friday, September 19 - MCASE Fall Conference
Download the Agenda for the conference by clicking HERE.
The Journey to Effective Leadership - Dr. Christy Chambers - Journey to Effective Leadership - Christy Chambers 9-18-14
ASPIRE - Transition services for students on SSI - Dale Kimmet & Debra Cockrell-Gibson - OPI ASPIRE Presentation 9-18-14
Small  Group Open Forum
Committee Projects/Committee Work
OPI Special Education Division Presentation - Frank Podobnik, State Special Education Director and Staff - 



Previous Conference & Convention Materials 

Presented by Perry Zirkel 
Anita Archer's Handouts:
Elizabeth's presentation on: