News & Updates

Nominations will close June 15

All current Education Minnesota education support professionals who have been members for three years as of Jan. 15 are eligible for this prestigious award.

EdMN at the forefront of worker rights

With the attacks on public education and unions today, it is more important than ever to remember how unions began and why this important tradition must continue.

Applications now being accepted

Racial Equity Advocates (REAs) will be trained via the F.I.R.E. program to serve members as an ally and resource in developing an anti-racism growth mindset.

Mark your calendar

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Core training CNP I for teachers

Date: June 12, 2017 09:00 AM

Contact: Donna Leff, 507-345-7500

Location: Education Minnesota Mankato office
1961 Premier Drive, Suite 406, Mankato

Description: This training will help you and your local negotiating team acquire the knowledge and skills to lead your local to settlement. There are two versions: one tailored to education support professionals and one tailored to teachers. Certified negotiators are an asset to every local as we seek to bargain in these challenging times.

Each part of the Certified Negotiator Program is five hours. Participants should complete both parts.

Host: Minnesota Valley UniServ

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Core training MRA I

Date: June 12, 2017 10:00 AM

Contact: Andrea Gross, 218-751-5957

Location: Education Minnesota Bemidji office
677 Anne St., N.W., Bemidji

Description: Lunch will be provided.

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Emerging Leaders training

Date: June 13, 2017 12:00 PM

Contact: Andrea Gross, 800-622-4971: ext. 2301

Location: College of St. Benedict’s
850 Abbey Plaza, Collegeville

Description: This training is for newly emerging union members who are:

  • Interested in becoming leaders within their profession
  • Team players, eager to learn
  • Ready to develop their potential beyond the classroom
  • Committed to improving the profession
  • Ready to mobilize their fellow members

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Emerging Leaders training

Date: June 14, 2017 08:30 AM

Contact: Andrea Gross, 800-622-4971: ext. 2301

Location: College of St. Benedict’s
850 Abbey Plaza, Collegeville

Description: This training is for newly emerging union members who are:

  • Interested in becoming leaders within their profession
  • Team players, eager to learn
  • Ready to develop their potential beyond the classroom
  • Committed to improving the profession
  • Ready to mobilize their fellow members