Yearly Archives: 2018


2018 MNSAA Conference

Registration is Closing Soon! Check for details in our October 2018 Accredit-Memo to find information about MNSAA’s 2018 Annual Conference with Eric Twadell. Visit the Conference page on our website for a full view of the agenda and breakout session descriptions. Looking forward to seeing you soon for networking and relevant professional development!

2018 MNSAA Conference2018-10-15T12:11:35-05:00

September Accredit Memo

September 2018 ACCREDIT MEMO Welcome back to school! In this edition of the September 2018 Accredit-Memo you will find information about MNSAA’s 2018 Annual Conference with Eric Twadell, filing your school's Basic Information Form, keeping your school safe and much more. May your school hallways ring with joy and love of learning!!

September Accredit Memo2018-08-30T13:20:23-05:00

Criminal Background Checks

Our schools must remain compliance with this law through related policy and operating procedures. Annually in your Basic Information Report, schools advise MNSAA that they follow this statute. When a school is visited by an onsite team, compliance is checked for each employee. If original copies are not maintained in the school, the team will need [...]

Criminal Background Checks2018-08-30T13:14:57-05:00

August 2018 Accredit Memo

August is a time when our school leaders begin to plan for their halls to once again ring with the joyous sounds of  engaged learners and happy teachers. It is our hope that this month's Accredit Memo will support of you in getting ahead of all things related to MNSAA accreditation. In August's edition of the Accredit [...]

August 2018 Accredit Memo2018-08-30T13:13:53-05:00

July 2018 Accredit Memo

Hoping these summer days are bringing rest and well deserved relaxation to our school leaders. In this edition of the July 2018 Accredit-Memo you will find information about MNSAA's 2018 Annual Conference with Eric Twadell, your Annual Progress Report response, meeting Minnesota's K-12 Compulsory Instruction Law, and much more. Wishing each of you great peace during these [...]

July 2018 Accredit Memo2018-07-23T16:38:25-05:00

2018 Annual Progress Report Response – Check Your Inbox

Our trained Annual Progress Report reviewers have completed their work of reading and responding to school reports. Look for their response in your Inbox. All schools required to  submit reports in June 2018 have received an email from Director Mueller with the APR response attached as a pdf file. Be sure to review your report [...]

2018 Annual Progress Report Response – Check Your Inbox2018-07-13T12:42:15-05:00

MNSAA: Leading by Design

We are delighted to announce Eric Twadell as our keynote speaker for our 2018 Annual Conference. Eric is a renowned author, award winning educational leader, family guy and engaging speaker! Learn more about his work on the Amazon author's page. We are now accepting speakers proposals. Use the link to enter your proposal by September 1st. [...]

MNSAA: Leading by Design2018-06-05T12:06:53-05:00

May 2018 Accredit Memo

During these last days of school, festivities are abundant and the energy of students and teachers is high! It's an exceptional time to celebrate the amazing accomplishments your school community enjoyed during the past year. It is my most sincere hope that our school leaders will take time to step back and reflect on the [...]

May 2018 Accredit Memo2018-05-14T07:49:13-05:00

School Meals Don’t Have to End in Summer

Learn How You Can Help! Hunger Impact Partners is a Minneapolis-based non-profit organization working with the Minnesota Department of Education to promote free summer meals for kids across the state in conjunction with the USDA’s Summer Food Service Program (SFSP). Learn more about how you can support this effort by clicking here.

School Meals Don’t Have to End in Summer2018-05-09T10:20:21-05:00