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Montana Traffic Education News - February 2017

BUCKLE UP FOR THE ONES YOU LOVE

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Two wonderful videos to make you laugh and cry:

Happy Valentine's Day!


MONTANA DRIVE SUMMER WORKSHOPS - Register Now

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Attend a Montana DRIVE One-Day Summer Workshop in Lewistown!  The season starts June 4 and ends August 9.  Early registration discount of $10 per driver for registrations received by March 5. Teen workshops on July 23, 24, and 25 (registration for teen workshops start in March).  Teachers can earn up to 9 renewal units or one college credit through MSU-Northern. Please share with your school bus drivers. Workshops cost $330 and are open to all drivers. Visit http://montanadrive.mt.gov to learn more.



SAVE THE DATE - MONTANA TRAFFIC EDUCATION CONFERENCE - APRIL 22-24, 2018 - BOZEMAN

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Plan to attend the annual Montana Traffic Education Conference, hosted by the Montana Traffic Education Association and the Office of Public Instruction. This year's theme is Focus on Success and you can look forward to the second annual Lesson Slam, keynotes by Harry Amend (retired coach and school administrator, and now a Leadership Development trainer), Kelly Browning with Impact Teen Drivers, and our friend, Rich Hanson. Sessions on parent meetings, intersections, in-car lessons, liability, new car technology, teaching traffic education in rural communities, special needs and driver education, staying healthy behind the wheel, and more! Registration will begin in March. All traffic education instructors will receive MTEA's spring newsletter with a registration form. Visit http://mteaonline.org for details.




Contact the Traffic Education Office at 406.444.4432 or email Fran Penner-Ray, Traffic Education Director, or Patti Borneman, Traffic Education Program Specialist. Visit the new and improved Driver Education web pages at the OPI website: http://opi.mt.gov/DriverEd.  Curriculum updates are ongoing. Check out what's new!