Big Idea #1 - Montana Teacher of the Year
The deadline to submit applications for the Montana Teacher of the Year Award is fast approaching. The deadline is Friday, June 1, 2018. Visit OPI’s website for nomination information and application.
Big Idea #2 - Helping Teachers Build Resilience
Teaching is a difficult profession, as teachers are pulled in many different directions while still trying to remain focused on the children they teach. One way to help manage the challenges of teaching is to build resilience. Instructional coach Elena Aguilar has authored a book and workbook to help teachers build resilience all year long. Read the article about her book and her 12 ways teachers can build resilience all year long.
Big Idea #3 - STEM Field Mentors Needed
The Museum of Flight’s Western Aerospace Scholars is looking for four STEM field mentors for their Aerospace Scholars camp at the Montana Learning Center, August 5 -10, 2018. Visit their website for more details and the mentor application.
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