FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

OPI to Host Innovative Learning Conference

November 21, 2017 

HELENA— The Office of Public Instruction is hosting a conference in Helena November 30th through December 1st titled “Celebrating Innovative Learning”. Previously known as the Alternative Education Conference, the Innovative Learning Conference will embrace all forms of innovative learning including traditionally alternative, public charter, personalized learning, and other innovative approaches. Guest speakers will include OPI personnel, experts from the field who are implementing innovative strategies, and representatives from other agencies with whom we all partner for the benefit of students. There will be large group sessions, round-table discussions, and 15 different sectionals from which you can chose to learn more about how to implement innovative strategies in any school.

There is no cost to attend. Registration and additional information can be found at: http://mtplportal.org/event/celebrating-innovative-learning/.

  

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CONTACT:   Dylan Klapmeier

                       Director of Communications, Montana Office of Public Instruction

                       dylan.klapmeier@mt.gov

                       406-444-3559