MSBA NEGOTIATIONS SEMINARS

Preparation is the key to successful bargaining. MSBA's Negotiations Seminars help board members prepare for negotiations.

REGISTRATION: Access advance registration (morning refreshments and lunch will be provided)

  • Advance registration: $190
  • Walk-in registration: $210

CREDITS: The Negotiations Seminars have been approved by the Minnesota Board of School Administrators for five continuing education clock hours.

Remaining Schedule

Check-in: 8:30 a.m. | Program: 9 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.

Saturday, February 23, 2019 | Best Western Plus Kelly Inn, 100 4th Avenue South, St. Cloud
Advance registration for this session is closed; walk-ins are welcome to attend

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 | SWWC Service Cooperative, 1420 East College Drive, Suite 800A, Marshall
Advance registration for this session is closed; walk-ins are welcome to attend

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 | South Central Service Cooperative, 2075 Lookout Drive, North Mankato
Access registration | Advance registration closes February 25

Thursday, February 28, 2019 | Wood Lake Meeting Center, 210 Wood Lake Drive SE, Rochester
Access registration | Advance registration closes February 25

Friday, March 1, 2019 | Holiday Inn Arbor Lakes, 11801 Fountains Way North, Maple Grove
Access registration | Advance registration closes February 25

Seminar Agenda

Negotiations Overview — MSBA staff will review collective bargaining data, provide summary data they have compiled, and more.

Insurance — National Insurance Services staff will share with attendees what to expect from the health insurance market place, market trends, and much more.

Negotiations Potpourri — MSBA staff will review areas of concern and points of interest for this round of bargaining.

Master Agreements — Words Matter — MSBA staff will share the rationale behind and the significance of important language in MSBA’s Model Master Agreements. (Note: Please bring a copy of your district’s bargaining unit(s) most recent Master Agreement(s) to the seminar.)

Questions and Answers with MSBA Staff

MSBA Event Cancellation Policy

Cancellation by Meeting Participants for Negotiations Seminars

(1) If a pre-registered participant cancels any time prior to the date registration closes, MSBA will fully refund the registration fee.

(2) If a pre-registered participant cancels between the date registration closes until the time the MSBA-sponsored event/activity begins, he/she will be charged an administration fee of $80.

(3) Once an event/activity begins, all registrants are responsible for the full registration fee.