Indian Education Established 2006

Urban Indian Education Forum - Great Falls - Nov 20-21

by Mike Jetty

November 20-21, 2008

Holiday Inn

Great Falls, Montana

Who Should Attend?


K-12 administrators, K-12 educators, K-12 curriculum staff, Title 1, parent committees,

school board members, Title VII staff

Forum Focus:

American Indian Achievement Gap

Best Practices & Research

Montana Urban School District Data: Great Falls, Billings, Helena, Missoula, Butte, Havre, Bozeman and Kalispell

Featured Speakers:

Christopher D. Lohse, Director, Internal Research, Teach For America

Denise Juneau, Director of Indian Education, OPI

Mandy Smoker-Broaddus, Academic & Achievement Specialist, OPI, Indian Ed. Division

Carol Juneau, Montana Legislator, Chairperson Montana Indian Education Association


Thursday Nov. 20, 2008 Conference check-in at Holiday Inn

Featured Speakers: Christopher D. Lohse, Mandy Smoker-Broaddus, Ellen Swaney

Friday Nov. 21, 2008

Featured Speakers: Carol Juneau, Denise Juneau, Mandy Smoker-Broaddus

Saturday Nov. 22, 2008

Great Falls Public Schools Pow Wow

Hotel Information: Holiday Inn, Great Falls, MT. 406-727-7200, $89.00 (+7% tax), call directly to make reservations

400 10th Avenue South

REGISTRATION: There is a $50.00 registration fee to attend the forum; your district would be responsible for travel costs. Send Registration form and fee to:

Sandra Boham, Director Indian Education

1100 4th Street South Great Falls Mt 59405

For more information, contact Dulce Whitford at (406) 268-7410, email: or Sandra Boham at (406)268-7340, email:

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