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Presidents

Resources to support you as the president of your local union.

NEW: Guidance on ‘slap a teacher’ and other TikTok challenges
PDF, 1 pg., 135KB

2021-22 Presidents Manual
PDF, 236 pgs., 10MB

Educator Speech in Support of Black Lives Matter: Legal Protections and Limitations
PDF, 3 pgs., 248KB

2021 RC and local officer election guidelines
Word doc, 2 pgs., 40KB

2021 mail ballot guidelines
Word doc, 4 pgs., 32KB

Protecting Virtual Meetings handout
PDF, 1 pg., 68KB

Connecting With Aspiring Educators brochure
PDF, 2 pgs., 737KB

Meet and Confer infographic

“What’s New, What’s Different?” booklet
PDF, 4 pgs., 232KB

Post-Janus PELRA and duty of fair representation training video (MRA 1)

Community Outreach Subsidy Program details and forms
Education Minnesota will reimburse your local up to $400 per year for costs associated with printing, ad placement, mailing, etc.

Organizing for Settlement Fund details and forms
The Organizing for Settlement Fund represents Education Minnesota’s commitment to assist local and state affiliates and members during protracted bargaining and in strike situations.

Member Rights Unrequested Leave of Absence/Non-Renewal
For all districts except Duluth, Minneapolis, Rochester and St. Paul.
PDF, 24 pgs., 471KB


Membership contacts

Resources to support you as the membership contact of your local union.

Education Minnesota membership materials ordering site
Membership contacts must use this site to order membership materials for the school year. Your local union number is both your username and password.

NEA Educators Employment Liability insurance and claim information

2021-22 Why Belong to Education Minnesota handout
PDF, 1 pg., 125 KB

2020-21 ESI Member Benefits handout
PDF, 2 pgs., 115 KB

Education Minnesota dues structures

2021-22 dues structure
PDF, 1 pg., 2MB

2020-21 dues structure
PDF, 1 pg., 187KB

2019-20 dues structure
PDF, 1 pg., 489KB

2018-19 dues structure
PDF, 1 pg., 400KB

Joined or hired mid-year proration charts

2021-22 prorated dues obligation chart – ESP
PDF, 2 pgs., 162KB

2021-22 prorated dues obligation chart – teacher
PDF, 2 pgs., 177KB

National affiliate dues allocations

2020-21 NEA dues pie chart
PDF, 2 pgs., 922KB

2020 AFT dues pie chart
PDF, 1 pgs., 538KB

2021-22 NEA student rebate

Payroll deduction sheets

Other resources


Secretaries

We’re committed to providing the resources and information you need in your role as local secretary. If you have questions or suggestions about information for this site, contact Education Minnesota Secretary-Treasurer Rodney Rowe.

123 Policy Handbook
Doc., 31 pgs., 1.5KB

ABC Policy Handbook
Doc., 25 pgs., 393KB

“What’s New, What’s Different?” booklet
PDF, 4 pgs., 232KB

Agenda sample

Document retention policy
PDF, 2 pgs., 121KB

Document retention policy for a small local
PDF, 1 pg., 112KB

Just a Minutes

Meeting minutes according to Robert’s Rules

Robert’s Rules of Order Motions chart

Minutes template

Parliamentary procedures

Role of the local secretary

Sign-in sample


Treasurers

Resources to support you as treasurer of your local union. If you have questions or suggestions about information for this site, contact Education Minnesota Secretary-Treasurer Rodney Rowe.

NEW! Important change to Form 1099-NEC (not Form 1099-MISC)

“What’s New, What’s Different?” booklet
PDF, 4 pgs., 232KB

Treasurers handbook
PDF, 108 pgs., 2.65MB

Internal Audit Committee Guidelines handbook
PDF, 36 pgs., 418KB

Affiliate standards and financial responsibilities

Education Minnesota policy

Dues and stipend survey

2019 average dues and stipend survey results – teacher and faculty locals
PDF, 12 pgs., 228KB

2019 average dues and stipend survey results – ESP locals
PDF, 5 pgs., 176KB

IRS information

NEW Important change to Form 1099-NEC,Filing the e-Postcard, Form 990-N User Guide and more

Education Minnesota dues structures

2021-22 dues structure
PDF, 1 pg., 2MB
2021-22 prorated dues obligation chart – ESP
PDF, 2 pgs., 162KB
2021-22 prorated dues obligation chart – teacher
PDF, 2 pgs., 177KB

2020-21 dues structure
PDF, 1 pg., 187KB
   
2019-20 dues structure
PDF, 1 pg., 489KB

Payroll deduction sheets

Your dues dollars

Charts showing the breakdown of our national affiliate dues:

Other resources