Educational Opportunity and Equity Division

Montana Reading Institute

Wednesday, September 1, 2010, 9:34 am

The Montana Reading Institute (MRI) was held at the Hilton Garden Inn in Missoula August 4-6.  On Monday, Dr. Anita Archer presented on effective vocabulary instruction and Dr. Bradley Witzel presented on math research and interventions from the National Math Panel. Tuesday and Wednesday included a variety of sessions for preschool teachers, K-3 teachers, and 4-9 teachers.  Over 500 educators were in attendance.  The Montana Reading Institute is changing to the Montana Instructional Institute and will be in Billings next year on August 1-3, 2011 and will include sessions for high school educators.

For more information, contact Debbie Hunsaker, 444-0733