Asynchronous workshops

Complete courses at your on 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 recorded session)
  • Building Representative—Roles and Responsibilities
  • Certified Negotiator Program for Teachers
  • Certified Negotiator Program for ESPs
  • Classroom Mindfulness (live recorded session)
  • NEW! Community Engagement: Building Relationships for the Schools and Communities Students Deserve
  • Costing Teacher Settlements
  • Cultural Competency Training Parts 1 – 4
  • 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” 
  • English Learners
  • ESP Costing Spreadsheet
  • Finding Our Way Through: Navigating the Mental and Emotional Challenges of Our Current World
  • Google's Applied Digital Skills Workshop (live recorded session)
  • Health Insurance Basics & Beyond
  • Introduction to LearnUpon
  • Jim Crow of the North: Bringing Minnesota's Diverse History Into the Classroom
  • LGBTQ+ Introductory Training
  • Meet and Confer
  • Moving Lives Minnesota: Student-Driven Storytelling Around Immigration (live recorded session)
  • MRA I: Member Rights Advocacy Training
  • MRA II: Member Rights Advocacy Training
  • MRA III: Member Rights AdvocacyTraining
  • Muslims in the Classroom: Practical Advice for Educators (live recorded session)
  • Negotiating Equitable Benefits & A Family Friendly Workplace
  • Negotiations Resources: Online Data & Information to Support Bargaining
  • Positive Behavior Interventions and Instructional Strategies
  • Public Employees Insurance Program (PEIP)
  • Race Talk Messaging: What, Why and How
  • Reading
  • Rethinking Bargaining Surveys (2021 CBOC Recording)
  • Social Media, Legal Issues for Educators
  • Student Mental Health
  • Suicide Prevention
  • Taking Effective Notes in Bargaining and Member Meetings
  • Three Frames of Unionism
  • Using Membership to the Max: Member Benefits
  • Virtual Negotiating: Moving Bargaining Online (2021 CBOC Recording)
  • NEW! Wealth Inequality and the Impact on Public Education
  • Worksite Unity Leader Training Part 1
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  • Families First Coronavirus Response Act

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 LearnUpon, course offerings and how to access trainings.