Advocating for Greater Minnesota Schools
MREA members support expanding educational opportunities and closing achievement gaps in Minnesota in the following ways. MREA’s membership includes about 230 school districts, 30 education districts, special education and service cooperatives and additional associate members.
- Stabilize budgets of school districts as COVID-19 impacted student enrollment from the previous schools year to the current year
- Address the loss of compensatory funding as students and families have stopped filling out Free & Reduced Eligible (FRE) applications due to free school meals this school year