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NEA's 2018 convention is in Minneapolis

The 2018 National Education Association Representative Assembly, the major decision making body for the NEA, takes place June 30-July 5. Sign up to volunteer today!

Registration process now open

Sign up today for a three-day course designed to shape and train our union leaders of tomorrow! The 2018 program runs June 19-12 at the College of St. Benedict.

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Financial planning and retirement essentials workshop

Date: November 28, 2017 04:15 PM

Contact: Deborah Skog

Location: Eagan Community Center
1501 Central Parkway Eagan

Description: TRA/PERA

Licensed advisors work with members to provide professional financial and retirement planning advice and services.

Space is limited! RSVP to Deborah Skog at 651-292-4856. Please leave your name(s), phone number and which session you will attend. Spouses and other guests are welcome.

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Central Lakes United presidents/MRA/membership meeting

Date: November 29, 2017 05:00 PM

Contact: Deb Zinda Hanson, 320-235-7220

Location: Hutchinson (TBD)

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Financial planning and retirement essentials workshop

Date: November 30, 2017 04:15 PM

Contact: Deborah Skog

Location: Maple Grove Community Center
12951 Weaver Lake Road, Maple Grove

Description: TRA/PERA

Licensed advisors work with members to provide professional financial and retirement planning advice and services.

Space is limited! RSVP to Deborah Skog at 651-292-4856. Please leave your name(s), phone number and which session you will attend. Spouses and other guests are welcome.

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Core training MRA II: Apple Valley

Date: December 04, 2017 05:00 PM

Contact: Mary Montez, 952-431-4046.

Location: Education Minnesota Apple Valley office
6950 W. 146th St., #112, Apple Valley

Description:

You must attend the Dec. 11 session to complete this class.

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 five-hour session covers investigating an issue, informal problem-solving techniques and organizing as alternatives to more formal avenues such as grievances or legal proceedings. Learn more here.

Host: South Suburban United