Conferences, Workshops, and Special Events

Dave Piper and Gus McLeod surveying the 'Richest Hill on Earth,' ca. 1943, Robert Nesmith photographer, MHS Lot 019 B565

Dave Piper and Gus McLeod surveying the "Richest Hill on Earth," ca. 1943

2020 Montana History Conference—20/20 Vision: Looking Clearly at the Past

Join us online for our 47th Annual—and 1st Virtual—Montana History Conference. View the exciting lineup.

 

Plan aheadmark your calendars now for the 48th Annual Montana History Conference which will be held in the Butte September 23–25, 2021.

If you missed our previous History Conferences, you can listen to our session recordings.


Educator Workshops

We'll be hosting discussions with Montana history teachers (and other teachers interested in integrating Montana history into their classes) on the third Tuesday of every month from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. OPI Renewal credits will be offered.

September 15: Introduction to Montana History Resources. Register (and provide feedback to help shape the session) here.

October 20: Primary Sources for Teaching Montana History. Register (and provide feedback to help shape the session) here.

November 17: Integrating Montana History into English Language Arts. Register (and provide feedback to help shape the session) here.

Bring a Montana Teacher Leader to Your Community!

Take advantage of our extraordinary Teacher Leaders in History program. Eleven elementary and middle school teachers from across the state, who have received training on the Montana Historical Society resources and are versed in best practices for history education, are available to provide professional development. Looking for a presenter at your school? Learn more. 

Check Out Our Online Professional Development

Take a guided tour of MHS's Educator Resources or explore the Montana History in 9 Easy Lessons and the Monatna History in 9 MORE Easy Lessons lecture series. Learn more.