Exceptional Children, Extraordinary Potential


2020 Vision for Montana's Youth and Adults Conference: Unite, Advocate, & Empower - September 10 - Bozeman
Sponsored by Mental Health America of MT & Disability Rights MT.  Contact Disability Rights MT at 406-449-2344 or Advocate@DisabilityRightsMT.org for information.  www.eventbrite.com/e/2020-vision-for-montanas-youth-and-adults-conference-tickets-94889415797

2020 Northern Plains Law Conference on Students with Disabilities - October 5 & 6 - Billings
The conference will cover special education legal issues, including the latest information from due process hearings, circuit court cases, OSEP/OCR guidance letters, and basic IDEA procedural requirements.  designed for general/special education staff, administrators, state/school district attorneys, state education agency staff, related services staff, parents, and other stakeholders.  Registration deadline Sept 25.  http://www.cvent.com/events/2020-northern-plains-law-conference-on-students-with-disabilities/event-summary-261d77c664b045bd90f0ed9feaf306ca.aspx?i=09c5abcd-e53f-4411-b1f4-c87cf3cb9ea4

2020 Breaking Through Barriers Conference, October 16-17, Great Falls - www.peaceplacegf.com
Conference for parents of children with special needs and for those who teach and serve them. Features sensory-based strategies for understanding & managing behavior, IEP insights, and co-parenting strategies. Cost $30/day plus fees for textbooks and meals.  CEUs available.  Limited number conference scholarships for low income/ rural families available through O.P. & W.E. Edwards Foundation.  Please contact us for more information: 406-590-4925 or info@peaceplacegf.com.

2020 Montana Youth Transitions Conference  - November 16-18
VIRTUAL MYTransitions conference with lots of great information for youth with disabilities who are preparing to transition from high school into adulthood, their families, teachers, Vocational Rehabilitation counselors and related service providers.  http://montanayouthtransitions.org/attend-conference/