March News

Northwest Montana Educational Cooperative

The Co-op has moved!

We are officially in the Gateway Community Center (old mall) in Suite 39. Our space is coming together!


We are hosting an Open House on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm so that everyone can see our new space, the meeting rooms available to us and the vast amount of parking!


-Karla

Save the Date: August 13-14, 2018

STEAM Conference

We are in the process of transforming Math in the Mountain into a STEAM Conference. If you are interested in assisting with our planning, please email Karla at karlamiller@nwmtcoop.org .

Jack Berckemeyer is coming to Kalispell!!!

Teacher Appreciation Evening on April 25, 2018

Please join the Co-op and many of your colleagues for an inspirational and uplifting evening with Jack Berckemeyer.


Register on PIRnet

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Co-op Finance Meeting

Wednesday, March 14th, 8:30pm

935 1st Avenue West

Kalispell, MT

Co-op Board Meeting

Thursday, March 15th, 9am

1203 U.S. Highway 2

Kalispell, MT

Crossroads Advisory Board and SPED Co-op meetings will follow the Co-op Board Meeting.

Book Study - Hacking PBL

Thursday, March 15th, 4:30-6:30pm

1203 U.S. 2, Kalispell, MT, United Way (Gateway Mall)

Final meeting

Book Study - Unmapped Potential

Monday, March 19th, 4:30-6:30pm

NW MT Co-op Office, 1203 Hwy. 2, West, Suite 39 (Gateway Mall)

Additional Meeting Times:


March 19th: 4:30-6:30 pm

April 9th: 4:30 - 6:30 pm

April 23rd: 4:30 - 6:30 pm


Register on PIRnet (Session #7470)

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CANCELED - ELA Curriculum Committee (Standards Review) Meeting

Tuesday, March 20th, 8:30am-3:30pm

1203 U.S. 2, Kalispell, MT, United Way (Gateway Mall)

PIR - Google Classroom for Beginners and Beyond

Tuesday, March 20th, 4-7pm

1203 U.S. 2, Kalispell, MT, United Way (Gateway Mall)

Come learn the basics of Google Classroom. Join us in creating your own Google Classroom for use with students as well as how to connect various G Suite tools to make your time in the classroom more efficient. If you already use Classroom and would like to improve your use of connecting other G Suite tools this could also be of use to you.


Register on PIRnet (Session #7483)

Youth Mental Health First Aide (broken into 2 evenings)

Wednesday, March 21st, 4-7:30pm

1203 U.S. 2, Kalispell, MT, United Way (Gateway Mall)

Additional meeting time: March 22, 4:00 - 7:30pm


Register on PIRnet (Session #7216)

SPRING BREAK (Co-op is closed)

Monday, March 26th, 8am to Friday, March 30th, 4:30pm

1203 U.S. 2, Kalispell, MT, United Way (Gateway Mall)

K-5 Art Integration Meeting

Friday, March 9th, 8:30am-3:30pm

1203 Hwy 2 West, STE. 39, Kalispell, MT 59901

Meet in our new office space in STE. 39

Technologies to Support Blending/Flipping

Tuesday, April 3rd, 4-6pm

1203 U.S. Highway 2

Kalispell, MT

Register on PIRnet (Session #7489)

"Blending" and "Flipping" are en vogue terms in contemporary education, but how can a teacher effectively implement them within their own unique contexts? Join one High School ELA teacher as she shares the basics of Screencastify (a screen capture tool) and how this unique and easy to use tool can help teachers to innovate their instruction and reach a variety of learners.



Co-op Open House

Tuesday, April 10th, 3-7pm

1203 U.S. Highway 2

Kalispell, MT

Come see our new place!

Science Curriculum Review Committee Meeting

Thursday, April 12th, 8:30am-3:30pm

1203 U.S. Highway 2

Kalispell, MT

Teacher Appreciation Evening

Wednesday, April 25th, 5:30-8:30pm

375 Wolfpack Way

Kalispell, MT

K-5 Science Training with Kirk Robbins (NGSS training specialist)

Wednesday, May 2nd, 8:15am-3:30pm

1203 U.S. Highway 2

Kalispell, MT

After getting approval from your administrator, please register at https://goo.gl/uJnKhy before April 13th.

6-12th Grade Science Training with Kirk Robbins (NGSS training specialist)

Thursday, May 3rd, 7:45am-3:15pm

1203 U.S. Highway 2

Kalispell, MT

After getting approval from your administrator, please register at https://goo.gl/uJnKhy before April 13th.
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STREAM Online Courses for K-12 Math Teachers 2017-18 Calendar

Dear MCTM Member,

STandards-Based Teaching Renewing Educators Across Montana (STREAM) will offer over 25 online, mini-courses during the 2017-2018 school year. Courses are designed to help K-12 mathematics teachers improve their knowledge of mathematics, deepen their understanding of our state standards, and engage their students in meaningful learning of mathematics. STREAM modules are free and teachers can earn 15 OPI renewal units for successful completion. You can learn more by reading the STREAM Online Module Calendar and the STREAM Online Module Descriptions using the links provided or see attachments to this email.

Please join us online by signing up for a course. Please help us get the word out by distributing this information widely to K-12 mathematics teachers in your district. Thank you!!

The STREAM Leadership Team

Jennie Luebeck – Montana State University

Matt Roscoe – University of Montana

Lisa Scott – Billings Public Schools

How do I register for events on PIRnet?

Please go to PIRnet