Asynchronous workshops

Complete courses at your own pace on MEA Online

Education Minnesota launched MEA Online, formerly LearnUpon, this spring. Members can access our catalog of professional development to improve their professional practice, earn CEU credits for relicensure and build union understanding and power.

Here are the courses now available for members:

  • Assessment for Learning in Response to COVID-19 (Live Recording)
  • Building Representative – Roles and Responsibilities 
  • Certified Negotiator Program for Education Support Professionals Part 1 – PELRA and Bargaining Team Dynamics
  • Certified Negotiator Program for Education Support Professionals Part 2 – Member Engagement
  • Certified Negotiator Program for Education Support Professionals Part 3 – Research and Costing
  • Certified Negotiator Program for Education Support Professionals Part 4 – Preparing a Proposal and Communications
  • Certified Negotiator Program for Teachers
  • Classroom Mindfulness
  • Community Engagement: Building Relationships for the Schools and Communities Students Deserve 
  • Costing Teacher Settlements
  • Cultural Competency Training Part 1 – Relicensure
  • Cultural Competency Training Part 2 – Relicensure
  • Cultural Competency Training Part 3 – Relicensure
  • Cultural Competency Training Part 4 – Relicensure
  • Culturally Responsive Teaching Through a Racial Justice Lens
  • Degrees, Not Debt
  • Engage Students with “Crossroads: An Anthology of Resilience and Hope by Young Somali Writers” (Live Recorded Session)
  • English Learners – Relicensure
  • ESP Costing Spreadsheet Finding Our Way Through: Navigating the Mental and Emotional Challenges of Our Current World (Live Recorded Session)
  • Google’s Applied Digital Skills Workshop
  • Health Insurance Basics & Beyond
  • Jim Crow of the North: Bringing Minnesota’s Diverse History Into the Classroom
  • LGBTQ+ Training: Part 1
  • LGBTQ+ Training: Part 2
  • Local Elections Training for Referendums and School Board Races
  • Meet and Confer
  • Moving Lives Minnesota: Student-Driven Storytelling Around Immigration (Live Recorded Session) 
  • MRA I: Member Rights Advocacy
  • MRA II: Member Rights Advocacy
  • MRA III: Member Rights Advocacy
  • Negotiating Equitable Benefits & A Family Friendly Workplace
  • Negotiations Resources: Online Data & Information to Support Bargaining
  • Positive Behavior Interventions & Instructional Strategies – Relicensure
  • Public Employees Insurance Program (PEIP)
  • Race Talk Messaging: What, Why and How
  • Reading – Relicensure
  • Rethinking Bargaining Surveys (CBOC 2021 Recording)
  • Social Media, Legal Issues for Educators
  • Student Mental Health – Relicensure
  • Suicide Prevention - Relicensure
  • Taking Effective Notes in Bargaining and Member Meetings
  • Three Frames of Unionism
  • Trauma I: Understanding Trauma and the Developing Brain
  • Using Membership to the Max: Member Benefits
  • Virtual Negotiating: Moving Bargaining Online (CBOC 2021 Recording)
  • Wealth Inequality and the Impact on Public Education
  • Worksite Unity Leader Training Part 1

No account creation is required. That's all been done already on the back end of the platform.

Click here to find out more about MEA Online, course offerings and how to access trainings.