Past Conference

Expanding Early Childhood Education in Montana: Developing Readiness and Enhancing Effectiveness

November 5, 2015

Registration for this conference is now closed. Please call 406-994-0336 for more information.

     The Burton K. Wheeler Center and the Montana State University College of Education, Health and Human Development will host a conference focused on Expanding Early Childhood Education in Montana - Developing Readiness and Enhancing Effectiveness, to be held on Friday, November 6th, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Northern Hotel in Billings, Montana.The conference is open to the public, but registration is required.The conference is designed to help bring participants a greater understanding of the issues affecting early childhood development and education in Montana. The event will include expert panels on central issues critical to stakeholders, as well as opportunities for stakeholders and participants to engage in in-depth discussions about issues affecting their organizations and communities.

Expanding Early Childhood Education in Montana - Developing Readiness and Enhancing Effectiveness

The objective of the event is to engage stakeholders – school boards, current and potential early childhood program providers, school administrators, teachers, legislators and other interested parties – in a well informed and focused dialogue aimed at supporting real and concrete policy options for the integration of early childhood programming into Montana’s education system.

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