Charter School Board Member Workshop

Starting August 1, 2024, new charter school board members in Minnesota must complete training on the following topics both before they begin their term and within their first year in office.

Topics required before taking office:

  • Board Roles and Responsibilities
  • Open Meeting Law
  • Data Practices Law

Topics required within the first year:

  • Employment Policies
  • Public School Funding
  • Financial Management
  • Board’s Role in Student Success

The MSBA Charter School Board Workshop will cover all these required topics in one comprehensive session, ensuring that new charter school board members receive all the training they need for their first year in office.

Workshop Schedule and Registration Information

What: Charter School Board Member Workshop

When: 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, August 6, 2024

Where: Minneapolis Marriott Northwest (7025 Northland Drive North, Brooklyn Park)

Workshop fee: $210 (Charter Associate) $270 (Charter Non-Associate) per attendee (includes lunch). Walk-in rate (after July 19) $230 (Charter Associate) $290 (Charter Non-Associate) per attendee.

Registration: Click here to access the online registration form | Registration closes July 19, 2024

Direct registration-related questions to Jen Ebert at registration@mnmsba.org.

Future Workshop Schedule

Winter 2024

9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 15, 2025 — Minneapolis

MSBA Event Cancellation Policy

Cancellation by Meeting Participants for Charter School Board Workshop

Cancellations made 10 days or more prior to the event will not be charged. Pre-paid registrants will receive a full refund.

Cancellations made 3 to 9 days prior to the event will incur a $100 fee.

Cancellations made 2 days or less prior to the event will be responsible for the full fee.

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