Montana Council of Administrators for Special Education Past Conference Materials

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 
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:
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