Educators’ Confluence 2019
A Mindful Convergence of Learning, Connecting, and Rejuvenating
Don't miss this special event with national innovative education leaders who will transform your practice and replenish your resiliency!
Gather together with other PreK-12 educators to increase your resiliency and reconnect with yourself, your students, and your profession. This Confluence combines three themes — or “streams”— that contribute to that resiliency: Learning, Connecting, & Rejuvenating.
You'll leave with a fresh perspective and proven skills to increase student learning, trauma-informed applications, and ways to amplify your personal and professional strengths and satisfaction.
Why should I attend?
Because you are a PK-12 teacher, counselor, administrator, or staff member who wants to:
LEARN how to deepen your practice through critical thinking, creativity, inquiry, and literacy
CONNECT by strengthening, broadening, and deepening your connections to students, peers, self, and others.
REJUVENATE by reflecting on your practice, growing your strengths, and applying fresh ways and thinking
You can choose a theme that best meets your needs!
(download Event Program for details)
Friday, June 14 & Saturday, June 15 | 8am - 4:30pm
Morning Welcome & Wake-Up
Connecting Stream (choose 1 of 3 topics)
Learning Stream (choose 1 of 3 topics)
FRIDAY LUNCH: Outing to Montana Natural History Center for exhibits and a special Glacial Lake Missoula presentation. Boxed lunch included.
SATURDAY LUNCH: On your own at the beautiful Clark Fork Farmers Market.
Rejuvenating Stream (choose 1 of 3 topics)
Networking & Reflection
Sunday, June 16 | 8am - Noon
Morning Welcome & Wake-Up
Deep Dive (into more of what moved you most; multiple choices)
Workshop Details, Pricing, Credits, & Registration
Holiday Inn Missoula Downtown
200 South Pattee
Missoula, Montana 59802
College Students (with valid student ID): $150
Group discount: purchase four seats and an administrator can attend for free! Contact us for details.
Discounted Travel to Missoula on Alaska/Horizon Airlines:
Use the code ECMC385 to get a 5% discount on your airfare — good for arriving three days before and/or departing three days after Confluence event dates.
We know how important your time and brain power are! Certificates will be distributed at the end of the event. Educators can earn:
18 hours of MT OPI Renewal credits
1 Graduate Credit as C&I 555 Educators’ Confluence through the University of Montana’s School of Extended & Lifelong Learning.
Social workers and counselors can earn up to 18 credit hours that can be applied via the Montana Department of Labor & Industry.
Download our brochure for a listing of our nationally and locally acclaimed facilitators.
Stay longer for deeper learning, connecting, and rejuvenating!
Join us on Monday, June 17th from 9am to 3:30pm for a memorable day trip to our beautiful Bitterroot valley on the Hike, Hops, and History Mini-Tour. Your tour host Sheila Cornwell from Montana Adventure Shuttle has put together an amazing package you don’t want to miss! Special rate of $53/person, limited to 11 people. Sign up by June 3rd. Download our Event Brochure for details!
Montana Counselors and Educators: Are you planning to attend the MBI Summer Institute? Come to this workshop first to rejuvenate and gain valuable strategies before heading to MBI in Bozeman.
Contact us for more information!
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