The Division of Special Education has scheduled an Experienced Teacher Forum on the dates and locations below. The forum will be held in four locations across the state. The forum will consist of seven Special Education topics – Communication, Standards-Based IEP and Progress Monitoring, AIM, Manifestation Determination, Integrated Mental Health, School Climate and Safety, and Dyslexia. Participants will rotate through each of these topics and participate in an open discussion led by a Special Education staff member. The forum will begin at 8:30 a.m. and conclude around 4:00 p.m. at each of the four locations. The number of participants will be limited to seventy (70) at each of the locations.

Great Falls, November 7 – Hampton Inn, 2301 14th Street SW
Billings, November 9 – Big Horn Resort, 1801 Majestic Lane
Butte, November 21 – Quality Inn & Suites, 2100 Cornell Ave.
Polson, November 22 – Red Lion, 209 Ridgewater Drive

To register, please go to:

All materials will be distributed on site. If you have questions, please contact Dale Kimmet at 444-0742 or

Dale Kimmet
Compliance Monitoring Unit Manager
Office of Public Instruction
Division of Special Education