Exceptional Children, Extraordinary Potential


2020 Montana Council for Exceptional Children Conference - February 19 to 21, Missoula   www.montanacec.org

Virtual Session on Thursday, February 20, 2020  - 9:15 to 11:15am and 1:30 to 3:30pm  

Understanding and Nurturing the Communicative Competence of Learners with Significant Disabilities with Philip Schweigert, M.Ed

  • Scholarships for those supporting children with dual vision and hearing impairments available from the Deaf Blind Project.
  • Parents/caregivers not eligible for Deaf Blind Project scholarships may apply for a scholarship from Montana PTI. 
  • Apply for scholarships for virtual session at:  https://www.montanacec.org/scholarships/  (Deaf-Blind Scholarship tab or Parent/Family Scholarship tab)

2020 Breaking Through Barriers Conference - April 17 and 18, Great Falls - www.peaceplacegf.com

Conference for parents of children with special needs and for those who teach and serve them.  Breaking Through Barriers: Finding Your Way features sensory-based strategies for understanding and managing behavior, IEP insights and co-parenting strategies. The base cost is $30/day for this two day conference, with extra fees for textbooks and meals.  Continuing education credit through MSU-Bozeman for teachers and others who need CEUs, as well as occupational therapists through MOTA, and childcare workers through MT ECP.  A limited number of conference scholarships for low income and rural families are available through the O.P. & W.E. Edwards Foundation.  Please contact us for more information: 406-590-4925 or info@peaceplacegf.com. We would be happy to mail a packet of registrations and conference posters to interested people.