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The free union-sponsored Professional Conference Oct. 16-17 offers more than 100 workshops, most with CEUs. No registration is required. (P.S. It's not "MEA" anymore.)

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National Parent Teacher Home Visit Project Conference

Date: October 23, 2014 03:00 PM

Contact: Andrea Daily, andrea@pthvp.org

Location: Crowne Plaza St. Paul Riverfront Hotel
11 E. Kellogg Boulevard, St. Paul

Description:

The Parent/Teacher Home Visit Project is a national training and advocacy organization with affiliates in 15 states.

The three-day conference agenda includes grassroots-driven workshops, networking and testimonies regarding high-impact family and community engagement via home visits, geared toward three tiers: beginning, sustaining and spreading home visit communities.

For more details, email Andrea Daily.

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2014 Insisting on Equity Conference

Date: October 25, 2014 09:00 AM

Contact: contact@mn-name.org

Location: Plymouth Middle School
10011 36th Ave. N., Plymouth,

Description:

The 2014 Insisting on Equity Conference offers engaging and educational workshops focusing on educational equity. This day-long event offers a low-cost registration (as low as $35/participant), breakfast, lunch, snacks and CEUs.

Visit the conference registration page to register. If your school or organization would like to preregister for a certain number of participants, contact Julia McBride-Bibby for further instructions.

 

 

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Core training - MRA I

Date: October 25, 2014 09:00 AM

Contact: Loreen McLane, loreen.mclane@edmn.org, 320-235-7220

Location: Kennedy Elementary School, 824 Seventh St. S.W., Willmar

Description: Learn more about core training or contact Loreen McLane for more details.

Host: Central Lakes United

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Medicare Made Easy workshop

Date: October 27, 2014 10:00 AM

Contact: Deb Skog, deborah.skog@edmn.org, 651-642-4624

Registration: Register today!

Location: Holiday Inn and Suites
75 S. 37th Ave., St. Cloud

Description: Education Minnesota members and their spouse or partner are eligible for group Medicare solutions offered through Humana, Medica and UCare. In addition to competitive pricing and savings, members enjoy benefits that include low annual out-of-pocket maximums as well as multiple options offering prescription drug coverage through the coverage gap or "donut hole."

Attend one of our "Medicare Made Easy" seminars to learn more about Medicare and the benefits of group insurance. We will cover the basics of Medicare and provide you with an overview of plans offered only to Education Minnesota members. Space is limited, so register now!

For more details, email Deb Skog.