Key Ways We Serve Schools

  • By being a lobbyist dedicated to the issues that matter to MREA members.
  • By keeping members informed of legislative action and how it affects their districts.
  • Through professional development and networking at the Annual Conference in November.

What Are Members Saying?

  • 99% are satisfied with MREA membership.
  • 99% see MREA as effective in providing a unified voice for rural schools.
  • 99% see MREA membership as valuable.

Advocacy Accomplishments

We know that schools are stronger when they come together. We’ve seen the results.

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Our Members include:

School Districts

MREA represents more than 245,000 students in 231 Greater Minnesota school districts.

Associate Members

Businesses, universities and others join us in putting Minnesota learners first.

Agency Members

MREA collaborates with education cooperatives to better support rural schools.

Education Districts

We elevate and advocate for education districts in Minnesota on issues we share.

90% of members join – and stay – because of MREA’s ability to provide information about what’s happening at the Legislature and how it affects the district.