News & Updates

June 30-July 5 in Minneapolis

More than 8,000 members are expected at the NEA's annual meeting. We need a lot of volunteers to help make that happen! Sign up for a variety of shifts.

No dues if you retired after Sept. 2015

Help build unity and increase the power of Education Minnesota to represent educators and advocate for a stronger public education through greater numbers.

Registration for 2018 shifts now open!

Every year, Education Minnesota member volunteers and staff produce personalized photo calendars for visitors at our booth in the Education Building.

Mark your calendar

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Core training MRA I

Date: June 20, 2018 09:00 AM

Contact: Deb Zinda Hanson, 800-642-3239

Location: Lac Qui Parle Valley High School
2860 291st Ave., Madison, Minn

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).

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Education Minnesota offices closed

Date: July 04, 2018 08:00 AM

Location: All Education Minnesota offices

Description: Closed for 4th of July.

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Financial and Retirement Planning workshop for members with a TRA pension

Date: July 10, 2018 09:30 AM

Contact: Deborah Skog

Location: Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
3675 Arboretum Drive, Chaska

Description:

Workshop for members with a TRA pension

Schedule:
9:30-10 a.m.: Registration and exhibits
10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.: Workshop, boxed lunch and prizes

Presented by Education Minnesota ESI

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Financial and Retirement Planning workshop for members with a PERA pension

Date: July 10, 2018 09:30 AM

Contact: Deborah Skog

Location: Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
3675 Arboretum Drive, Chaska

Description:

Workshop for members with a PERA pension

Schedule:
9:30-10 a.m.: Registration and exhibits
10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.: Workshop, boxed lunch and prizes

Presented by Education Minnesota ESI