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Introduction to Schools for Equity in Education (SEE)

Who we are . . .  

  • Schools for Equity in Education (SEE) is an association of 58 school districts throughout the state of Minnesota.
  • Our member school districts serve approximately 230,000 children, approximately one-third of Minnesota's K-12 public school students. 
  • SEE districts tend to receive the minimum in state aid based on its student population and also tend to have lower property wealth. These combined characteristics along with the current problems in the state funding formula result in most SEE districts receiving well below the state average in funding.

We work for . . . 

  • Equal access to a quality education for all of Minnesota's students regardless of where they live and the property wealth in their local school district.
  • Legislation that ensures equitable distribution of school resources.
  • A property tax system that is fair and provides equal access to referendum and bond revenue for low property wealth school districts, communities and their taxpayers.
  • Holding elected state officials accountable for adequate and equitable funding and policy that enables all students to meet state and federal academic standards and allows them to reach their highest potential.
  • An educated and engaged community of parents, grandparents, community members, business leaders – everyone who values K-12 education in Minnesota – to stand up and be a voice for our children and their schools.

General Membership Meetings 

Details for the general membership meetings are as follows.

Next Meeting: Friday, Friday, January 24, 2020
Register Online!
DoubleTree - Roseville 
2540 N Cleveland Avenue, Roseville, 
Meeting:  9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Coffee and Conversation:  9:00 - 9:30 a.m.
Buffet lunch following the meeting. 

Remaining Meetings:
Friday, April 17, 2020
May 21, 2020



2020 Fall Regional
Meetings 

Owatonna Regional Meeting
Monday, March 9th
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Owatonna District Office
515 West Bridge Street
Owatonna, MN 55060
Register for Owatonna

Cokato Regional Meeting
Monday, March 16th  
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
The Grounds Cafe (at the golf course, meeting is downstairs)
15256 Hwy 12
Cokato, MN  55321
Register for Cokato

Kimball
Regional Meeting
Friday, March 20th
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Kimball High School
100 Hwy 55 W
Kimball, MN  55353
Enter in the door marked "District Office".
Register for Kimball

Isanti Regional Meeting
Monday, March 23rd
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Creamery Crossing
104 Main St.  E
Isanti, MN 55040
Register for Isanti

 St. Paul Regional Meeting
Friday, March 27th 
 
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
MASA Board Room
1884 Como Avenue
St. Paul MN 55108
Register for St. Paul