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School district general education revenue, building bond agricultural credit data available via MDE

The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) has produced two important documents for school districts this month. See http://www.mnmsba.org/Portals/0/Spreadsheets/SchoolDistrictRuns-2018-2019.xlsx for a listing of general education revenue projections for each school district for fiscal years 2018 and 2019. Also, visit www.mnmsba.org/Portals/0/Spreadsheets/SchoolBuildingBondAgCredit-2017.xlsx for school … Continue reading

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Lack of special session means 2017 Legislature must address unresolved issues

Hope for a special legislative session — before the new Legislature convenes on January 3 — blew up in a short public meeting Friday as Gov. Mark Dayton and House Speaker Kurt Daudt pointed fingers at each other for the … Continue reading

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MSBA applauds Gov. Dayton for appreciating Minnesota’s ag educators

Source: Office of Governor Mark Dayton & Lt. Governor Tina Smith Recognizing the important contributions of agricultural educators to Minnesota’s students and economy, Gov. Mark Dayton proclaimed Thursday, September 22, 2016, as “Teach Ag Day” in Minnesota. MSBA commends Gov. … Continue reading

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Agricultural Educator Competitive Grant available through MDE

Source: Minnesota Department of Education The Minnesota Department of Education invites applications from Minnesota public school districts, charter schools, intermediate school districts and education districts who want to provide an approved summer agricultural program to high school students. There is … Continue reading

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MSBA’s Legislative Top 10 — No. 7: Help for teacher shortages & ag education

MSBA continues its Top 10 list of items we think will have the biggest impact on schools. Starting this week — and running Monday through Friday for the next couple of weeks — we’ll fill you in on our Top … Continue reading

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