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2016 Legislature ended May 23

The supplemental bill negotiated in secret in the chaotic last days of the session contains both progress and seriously flawed policies. Time to #FixtheBill!

New ESL, special needs boards

Our two dozen boards cover everything from lesson plans and classroom freebies to professional development to savings just for educators. Check us out!

Online registration now open!

The 2016 Minnesota State Fair kicks off Aug. 25, and we'll be back with our popular photo calendars at our booth in the Education Building. Sign up today!

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Core training MRA II

Date: June 14, 2016 08:30 AM

Contact: Sandy Miller

Location: Education Minnesota Brooklyn Park office
9210 Wyoming Ave. N., Brooklyn Park

Description: Continental breakfast served 8:30 a.m.

This session covers investigating an issue, informal problem-solving techniques and organizing as alternatives to more formal avenues such as grievances or legal proceedings (five hours).

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Racism's Impact on Achievement seminar

Date: June 20, 2016 08:30 AM

Contact: Kara Richardson, 612.752.7204

Location: Professional Learning Center
4825 Olson Memorial Highway, Suite 100, Golden Valley

Description:
Learn more about the impact of race on student achievement and how racism plays a role in institutionalized academic achievement disparities at the West Metro Education Program's two-day Beyond Diversity seminar.

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Financial/Retirement Planning Essentials workshop

Date: June 20, 2016 09:30 AM

Contact: Deborah Skog

Location: Central Lake College
501 West College Drive, Brainerd

Description: TRA/PERA

Schedule:

9:30-10 a.m.: Registration, rolls, juice and coffee
10 a.m-12:30 p.m.: Workshop, boxed lunch and prizes

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Racism's Impact on Achievement seminar

Date: June 21, 2016 08:30 AM

Contact: Kara Richardson, 612.752.7204

Location: Professional Learning Center
4825 Olson Memorial Highway, Suite 100, Golden Valley

Description:
Learn more about the impact of race on student achievement and how racism plays a role in institutionalized academic achievement disparities at the West Metro Education Program's two-day Beyond Diversity seminar.