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WATCH: MSBA Executive Director asks members to advocate for funding, teacher shortage solutions

In a video released May 10, MSBA Executive Director Kirk Schneidawind called on school board members and superintendents to advocate for their students on two important issues: the general education funding formula and the Teacher Shortage Act. Visit https://youtu.be/yqouhPmCEBc or click on … Continue reading

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MSBA Legislative Action Alert: Urge legislators to support technology funding

MSBA Legislative Action Alert Technology Funding Wednesday, May 11, 2016 This is the time for your voice to be heard. The Senate Education Omnibus bill contained $10 per student for the Generation Connect Aid program. The House included $7 million … Continue reading

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MSBA leads charge to step up equity and funding for technology in the classroom

On Wednesday, March 11, MSBA brought forth its vision for the future of education technology in schools in front of the House Education Finance Committee. (Earlier this session, MSBA delivered a presentation January 20 before the Senate Education Committee. Click … Continue reading

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MSBA at the Capitol — Senate DFL leaders highlight education priorities

In the Senate Senate E-12 Education Committee Chairman Chuck Wiger and other DFL senators talked to the press Wednesday about their education agenda for 2015. They highlighted seven education investment priorities: Technology funding to meet the needs of every classroom in … Continue reading

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MSBA at the Capitol – MSBA, school leaders make case for equitable technology funding

Denise Dittrich (MSBA’s Associate Director of Government Relations), MASA Executive Director Gary Amoroso and a group of public school information technology directors stressed the importance of equitable technology funding for Minnesota’s students Tuesday, January 20, at a Senate E-12 Budget … Continue reading

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