The Foundation’s Issues Institutes provide a forum for Helena public school teachers to discuss current national issues with leading professionals around the country, their peers from all grade levels and curricular areas, and people from the Helena area community. The Institutes are designed for personal as well as professional enrichment and teachers are encouraged to attend based on their interests, not their curriculum needs.
- April 4, 2008: Hot Topics in Science CSI: Montana
- February 1, 2008: The Tenth Amendment: Do States Still Matter?
- February 10, 2006: The Balance of Power in a Democracy