News & Updates

President sends letter to city attorney

The Education Minnesota Governing Board passed a resolution March 14 regarding the Black Lives Matter protest.

Statewide show of unity for bargaining

Has your local union pledged to hold a unity event the week of May 4? Find out how you can participate (log-in required).

3 openings at St. Paul office

Help us work for Minnesota's great educators! We have openings for a custodian, field rep and office assistant.

Mark your calendar


Core training MRA III

Date: April 01, 2015 05:00 PM

Contact: Mary Montez,, 952-431-4046

Location: Embassy Suites
175 E. 10th St., St. Paul

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.

MRA II: 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).

Learn more about core training, or email Mary Montez for more details.


Education Minnesota offices closed

Date: April 03, 2015 08:00 AM


Financial and Retirement Planning Essentials workshop

Date: April 07, 2015 04:15 PM

Contact: Deb Skog,, 651-642-4624

Location: Anoka Technical College
1355 W. Highway 10, Anoka


Start your retirement planning by attending the Financial and Retirement Planning Essentials workshop offered through ESI. Space is limited, so register now!

4:15-4:45 p.m.: Registration and exhibits
4:45 -7:15 p.m.: Workshop, dinner and prizes

Topics covered are pensions, planning and protection. Contact Deb Skog, 651-292-4856, for more information.


ESP regional meeting

Date: April 07, 2015 05:00 PM

Contact: Shirley Roeber,, 651-292-4884 or 800-652-9073

Location: Education Minnesota Brooklyn Park
9210 Wyoming Ave.


Enjoy networking with colleagues and learn how to spread the word about the value of belonging to your union at  this meeting.

All ESPs are invited to attend. For more details or to register, contact Shirley Roeber, 800-652-9073 or 651-292-4884.