Helping our members succeed in their careers is a top priority for MFPE. That’s why, each year, we sponsor the Educator Conference -- the best professional development of its kind anywhere.
MFPE is teaming up with 18 Montana curriculum groups to bring you the best in teacher-led professional learning hybrid conference in 2021. More than 125 workshops, keynotes, & institutes were offered in 2020's virtual conference. No matter what or where you teach, you’ll find a wealth of events perfect for you. And you can earn renewal units!
2022 October 20-21 Helena
2023 October 19-20 Billings
2024 October 17-18 Bozeman
MFPE 2021 Educator Conference - Great Falls will be a hybrid conference offering both virtual and in-person sessions. Due to the uncertainty with the COVID pandemic, MFPE could change the platform at anytime.
Application to Present: CLOSED
Our participating curriculum groups would like to encourage presenters and participants to expand their horizons at the conference by visiting other areas of interest.
Visit our website to become a member at: https:// montanascience.org/
MONTANA COUNCIL FOR TEACHERS OF MATHEMATICS (MCTM) welcomes all K-16 teachers to attend our informative sessions at the MFPE Educator Conference in Great Falls this October. Past sessions have included Bike Parts Spirograph, Teaching Mathematical Ideas vs. Tricks, Making Math Come Alive with Games, and Numberless Word Problems. Our organization is affiliated with the National Council for Teachers of Mathematics. We sponsor an annual math contest for Montana high school students and our annual Montana Math Meet every summer in Butte for K-12 math educators. Please visit our website for more information. See you in October!
MSCA: The Montana School Counselor Association promotes professionalism and ethical practices while empowering and advocating for all school counselors. Join us to hone your professional resiliency and learn techniques to cope with repeated exposure to student and school community trauma.
MALT provides members with pedagogical assistance and linguistic resources for language instruction at elementary, secondary, and university levels. MALT has an annual conference in the spring, workshops and member presented sectionals in conjunction with the MFPE Conference in October. We also provide a website, google classroom, and dynamic community full of resources. MALT is a constituent of the Pacific Northwest Council on Foreign Languages (PNCFL) and the American council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL). For more information check out our website.
The Montana State Teachers of the Year (MT STOY) special curriculum group invites all Montana educators to attend our sessions on teacher leadership! MT STOY aims to promote teacher leadership and impact student learning by elevating the teaching profession. Please visit our website and come to sessions at the Educator Conference.
Montana Environmental Education Association (MEEA) is a curriculum group that provides educational opportunities for both formal and nonformal educators. MEEA offers an annual mini-grant program for all educators and a yearly conference with sessions and field trips in science and environmental education for classroom and informal educators alike. MEEA is the state affiliate of the North American Association of Environmental Education (NAAEE). Learn more about MEEA’s work and offerings at https://www.montanaeea.org/
The MONTANA JOURNALISM EDUCATION ASSOCIATION is a curriculum group aimed at providing assistance and information to teachers in the areas of journalism, newspaper, yearbook, video and media studies. The state group is affiliated with the National Journalism Education Association. (JEA)
Visit our web site at www.mjeajournalism.com and sign up for our sessions at the October conference in Great Falls. Topics will include Fake News, Adviser Survival, Yearbook as Journalism, and modern design trends.
Conference Location: Great Falls
Registration is Closed
Thursday, October 21, 2021 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday, October 22, 2021 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Where to stay: Great Falls Area Lodging
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What will 2021 Hybrid Educator Conference look like?
Sessions are being planned for both in the traditional classroom setting and video on demand. Keynotes will be streamed live from the conference location. Participants can attend the conference at C.M.R. High School or virtually from the comfort of their home during the MFPE's annual Educator Conference.
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