MREA believes we go farther when we work together. We have developed a series of partnerships to provide our members access to key tools and lower-cost training.

Virtual Learning Coaching

Proximity Learning equips educators with tools and strategies to more effectively manage and engage students in a virtual environment through a virtual coaching program.

ACT Test Prep

OnToCollege provides support for school districts to help prepare their students to take the ACT. The goal is to better position students for  post-secondary school admissions and scholarships.


VAALER INSURANCE provides insurance and risk management services to Minnesota school districts and higher education institutions, with a focus on property, casualty, auto, cyber, and workers compensation insurance coverages.

Linking Research & Practice

The Center for Applied Research and Educational Improvement (CAREI) provides research, evaluation, assessment, and outreach services to improve the quality of education.