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Core training MRA I

Date: August 20, 2018 09:30 AM

Contact: Taylor Jacobs, 952-831-7799

Location: Minneapolis Federation of Teachers
67 Eighth Ave. N.E., Minneapolis

Description:

One of the indicators of a strong local is a diverse team of knowledgeable, well-trained elected and appointed leaders. That includes Member Rights Advocates, who deal directly with members to address their concerns, resolve their problems and enforce our contracts.

This session explores the fundamentals of advocacy, valuing member concerns and managing conflict. The Advocacy Model is introduced (five hours.

Host: Minneapolis Federation of Teachers and ESPs

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Education Minnesota offices closed

Date: September 03, 2018 08:00 AM

Location: Education Minnesota offices

Description: Labor Day 

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Education Minnesota Central fall drive-in

Date: September 26, 2018 05:00 PM

Contact: Monica Sturm, 320-253-2530

Location: Princeton Middle School
1100 82nd Ave., Princeton

Description: This event is open to all IO members.

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Education Minnesota Governing Board meeting

Date: October 12, 2018 07:00 PM

Contact: Lisa Enwright

Location: Education Minnesota St. Paul office
41 Sherburne Ave., St. Paul