- *New* Teacher Learning Hub Course: Child Trafficking Awareness and Prevention. This course was developed through a partnership between the Office of Public Instruction and the University of Montana Center for Children, Families, and Workforce Development.
- Warning Signs: Child Sexual Abuse: This Teacher Learning Hub course provides training for Montana educators for the awareness and prevention of child sexual abuse.
- Mandatory Reporter Hub Course: School officials in Montana are mandatory reporters when there is suspected child abuse and neglect. If you have concerns or questions regarding your obligation in reporting child abuse of any kind, please contact Child and Family Services Division at 1-866-820-5437.
- Upcoming Webinar: Human Trafficking: Universal Prevention postponed due to Covid-19. The year 2020 marks the 20th anniversary of the passage of the Trafficking Victims Protection Act. This second webinar in the U.S. Department of Education series will focus on universal prevention strategies and will feature anti-trafficking strategies and the state, district, and school level to prevent human trafficking and child labor exploitation. This event is designed to provide building-level administrators, teachers, and specialized instructional support personnel with strategies, rooted in trauma-informed and survivor-centered approaches, for preventing students from falling prey to trafficking activity. Register here. Be sure to also check out a recording of the first webinar Identifying and Supporting Students Affected by Human Trafficking.
Montana Department of Justice - Human Trafficking
To request a human trafficking presentation for your organization, contact DOJ's special Services Bureau at (406) 444-1476.