Montana Association of School Superintendents  
MASS Fall Conference
September 15-16, 2014
Best Western Gran Tree
Bozeman, Montana
Click HERE to review the Conference Program! 
See below for the conference handouts and presentation materials 
Update from the Governor's Office - Lt. Governor McLeanGovernor Opportunity and Innovation in Education Initiatives 
Federal Education Update - Noelle Ellerson - Federal Education Update - Noelle Ellerson AASA 9-15-14 
MT-PEC 2015 Legislative Session Outlook on Education Issues - Denise Williams (MTSBA), Eric Feaver (MEA-MFT), Dianne Burke (MQEC), Dave Puyear (MREA), Lance Melton (MTSBA), Kirk Miller (SAM)
Breakout Session I
Transitory Student Programs - Andy Carlson & Leland Stocker, Havre Public Schools - click HERE for the Prezi presentation 
Maximizing Facility Upgrades with Limited Capital Resources - Brian Solan, Ameresco, Inc. - Leveraging Capitol Resources Presentation - Brian Solan 9-15-14
Breakout Session II
SAM in Action - Leaders Professional Learning Program - Kirk Miller and SAM LPLP Providers - SAM LPLP Presentation 9-15-14 
An Update on the Affordable Care Act and the Impact on Montana's Public Schools - Eric Schindler, MUST - Affordable Care Act Presentation - Eric Schindler 9-15-14
Breakout Session III
Montana Military Compact and How it Affects Students and Districts -  Tammy Lacey, Supt. GFPS - MT Military Compact - Tammy Lacey Presentation 9-15-14
Montana ESAs = $$$$ Savings + Time Savings - Bruce Grubbs, Exec. Dir. RESA4U - To review this presentation at your own pace, input this PIN: IXRYK on the Student Box or open this link.
Legislative Hot Topics from a National Perspective - Senator Llew Jones, SD 14 - Sen Jones Legislative Hot Topics 2014 for SAM 
MASS Business Meeting
School Size Caucus Notes
Rachel's Challenge - Darrell Scott -  
Contact Pat Audet, SAM Associate Director, with any questions:  
406-442-2510 or
MASS Spring Conference, March 2014 -- Presentation Handouts 
Setting the "STAGEE" for Establishing Measurable Educational Goals presented by Lael Calton, Superintendent & Debbie Fleming, Technology Director, West Yellowstone Schools
Common Core in Action:  Technology Instructional Challenges presented by Lindy Hockenbary, Technology Integration Specialist, RESA4U 
Kids First:  Strategic Thinking and the Planning Around Technology presented by Russ Hendrickson & Jeff Patterson of META 
MASS Fall Conference, September 2013 -- Presentation Handouts