old-blombard-mnmsba.org

The following bills were introduced by the Minnesota House of Representatives on February 3, 2022. We hope that you monitor these posts, as it keeps you updated and informed about the bills under consideration that may impact school boards and school districts across the state. Whether it is a new…

The following bills were introduced by the Minnesota House of Representatives on February 1, 2022. We hope that you monitor these posts, as it keeps you updated and informed about the bills under consideration that may impact school boards and school districts across the state. Whether it is a new…

The following bills were introduced by the Minnesota House of Representatives on January 31, 2022. We hope that you monitor these posts, as it keeps you updated and informed about the bills under consideration that may impact school boards and school districts across the state. Whether it is a new…

The following bills were introduced by the Minnesota State Senate on January 31, 2022. We hope that you monitor these posts, as it keeps you updated and informed about the bills under consideration that may impact school boards and school districts across the state.  Whether it is a new mandate,…

Compiled by MSBA Government Relations staff The following bills were introduced in the Minnesota Legislature for January 24-28, 2022. Every Friday, MSBA will publish bills that have been introduced during the week. We hope that you monitor these posts, as it keeps you updated and informed about the bills under…

On January 21, U.S. Senators Tina Smith (D-Minn.) and John Thune’s (R-S.D.) bipartisan legislation to help federally connected schools retain funding during the COVID-19 pandemic was signed into law by President Joe Biden. Smith and Thune’s Supplemental Impact Aid Flexibility Act will allow school districts participating in the Impact Aid…

“Social Media: A Guide to Safely Using it to Celebrate Your School in 2022” Webinar (Recorded February 17, 2022) Synopsis: You might be ready to give up on trying to celebrate your school district on social media because of the divisive world that we live in, but not so fast!…

Compiled by the MSBA Government Relations staff Last autumn, Congressional lawmakers were unable to find agreement on full-year funding for the current 2022 federal fiscal year (FY22) which began on October 1, 2021. Since that time, Congress has passed a series of short-term funding extensions of current fiscal year 2021…

In mid-December 2021, the USDA Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) selected Minnesota to participate in the Fiscal Year 2021 Direct Certification with Medicaid Demonstration Project beginning in 2022-2023 school year. The goal of this project is to expand direct certification of children receiving Medicaid benefits to receive free and reduced priced school…

Minnesota public school districts are eligible to apply for the Solar for Schools Grant Program. Established by the Minnesota Legislature in 2021, the Solar for Schools Grant Program is designed to stimulate the installation of solar energy systems on Minnesota K-12 public schools (and colleges and universities) while using the opportunity to…

Start typing and press Enter to search

Shopping Cart