The Montana Professional Teaching Foundation, based in Helena, works to enhance the teaching profession and promote quality education in Montana.
The Montana Teacher of the Year program is one of several projects sponsored by the foundation. Others include:
- The Karen Cox Memorial Grants to help teachers who pay for classroom resources out of their own pockets;
- National Board Scholarships & Candidate Support;
- Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics & Science Teaching;
- The Jim McGarvey Scholarships.
The Montana Professional Teaching Foundation is affiliated with the MEA-MFT. Learn more at www.mea-mft.org.