MREA provides these events of interest as a value our members. All listings are educational in nature, designed for Greater Minnesota school leaders. Events must reinforce our mission of advocating for Greater Minnesota schools and address key issues of access and opportunity.

To get your event listed, email to with a link to more information and registration. This benefit is available to MREA members only.

Featured Events

MREA 2024 Legislative Advocacy Briefings

MREA is pleased to return in 2024 with its weekly Advocacy Briefings beginning Tuesday, February 13. Join MREA for the latest in legislative happenings at the Capitol and their impact on MREA member districts. Check your weekly Insider Brief newsletter for details on logon links.

School Finance Seminar

Join the 2024 Minnesota School Finance Seminar in April to explore the fundamentals of municipal debt and identify ways you can tap into resources at Ehlers, MSBA, and the Secretary of State. See the April tab for more information.


(6-7) MREA Winter Board Meeting (Morton)

(13) MREA Advocacy Briefings begin (Online)

(27) Attracting and Recruiting SPED Teachers in Minnesota (Online) Learn more.

(28) Teaching Climate Change in the Classroom and Community (Online) Learn more.


(15) Youth Climate Justice Summit (St. Paul) Learn more.


(5) 2024 Minnesota School Finance Seminar (Plymouth) Register here.

(16-17) The Briefings Symposium (Duluth) | MN School Safety Center Register here


(7) MREA Board Meeting (Online)


Check back later for new opportunities.


MREA Greater Education Summit registration opens this month. Learn more. 

(30-31) MREA Summer Board Meeting


(7-8) Culturize Institute — Every Student. Every Day. Whatever it Takes. (Detroit Lakes) Learn more.

(15) Early Bird registration discount ends for MREA’s Greater Education Summit Learn more


Check back next summmer!


(31-Nov. 1) National Forum to Advance Rural Education (Savannah, GA) Learn more.


(17) MREA Awards Banquet (Brainerd)

(17-19) MREA Greater Education Summit (Brainerd) Learn more.

(TBD) MREA Get Ready | 2024 Truth-in-Taxation Webinar (check back later for registration link)


(TBD) MREA Annual Member Meeting (details to follow)

(TBD) MREA 2025 Advocacy Kickoff (details to follow)