MCASE Awards

The Montana Council of Administrators of Special Education annually seeks nominations for the MCASE Distinguished Service Awards in the following categories:
-Special Education Director
-Special Education Teacher
-Regular Education Teacher
Special Education is a difficult and rewarding field.  We have many outstanding professionals throughout the state -- special education administrators, special education teachers and specialists and classroom teachers  -- who deserve the recognition and support for their efforts.

Nominations are now OPEN for these 3 awards!   

Click HERE to submit a nomination before the January 10, 2020 deadline.


The Award Recipients are announced and presented each year by MCASE at the CEC Conference in Missoula in February and also honored at the Evening of Excellence each year in June.


2019 Recipients

MCASE gave three awards at the 2019 Montana Council for Exceptional Children Conference held in Helena. The three awards are Distinguished Service Awards for a General Educator, a Special Education Teacher and a Special Education Director. 

Special Education Director    Special Educator
General Educator
Chris Rice - Lewistown Val Damron - Glendive Not awarded