MREA provides these events of interest as a value our members. All listings are educational in nature, designed for Greater Minnesota school leaders and reinforce both our mission and key issues.

Featured Events

PreK-3 Leadership Workshop Series

West Central Initiative invites teams from its member school districts and charter schools to spend three sessions learning and discussing essential PreK-3 program elements that will support their World’s Best Workforce goals and ESSA implementation. Be part of this intensive workshop series developed to ensure that:

  • All Minnesota children are ready for school and schools are ready for children.
  • Communities have an aligned PreK-12 Continuous Improvement Model inclusive of early care and education programs.
  • All 3rd graders are reading at grade level.

Bringing the Distant Near: Global Book Club for Educators

Join a monthly discussion about an award-winning book and discuss how it can fit into teaching about the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Books include:

See the February tab for more information on both series.


(14)  Global Book Club for Educators (Minneapolis)


(11) PreK-3 Leadership Workshop Series (Fergus Falls)

(14)  Global Book Club for Educators (Minneapolis)