Welcome to the OPI State Title I Program Wiki!
State Title I Conference Information
This is the location to get all of the up-to-the-minute details about the conference including hotel information, conference registration, details about the workshop, vendors, and all things Title I. Please check back often as we will continue to update the information on this page in the months ahead.
This will also be the location to download all conference materials.
Conference Dates: April 24-25, 2013
Conference Location: Great Falls, MT
Great Falls Convention and Visitors Bureau website: http://www.genuinemontana.com/
Conference Hotel: Best Western Heritage Inn
We have reserved a block of rooms for the conference. Please let the reservation desk know that you are registering for the Title I Conference in order to obtain the conference rate.
There will be a light continental breakfast and full lunch provided both days.
Our Keynote Speaker this year is Dr. Linda Karges-Bone. Dr. Bone is a Professor of Education at Charleston Southern University in Charleston, South Carolina. She is also a researcher and published author with several books focusing on brain development and learning.
Dr. Bone's website: http://educationinsite.com/index.html
Other Presenters: We are in the process of lining up an amazing assortment of high quality workshops and presentations with lots of practical information that you will be able to use in your classroom the day after the conference. Experts from the OPI, and outstanding classroom teachers from around the state, will be on hand to share best practices, strategies, and tips with conference attendees.
New to the conference this year...VENDORS! We hope to have a variety of vendors at the conference with a choice of materials to enhance your students' learning.
Keep checking back for more information about the conference!