Building Full Capacity Locals

Resources and training designed to help strengthen your local association and get more members involved.

To qualify for funding, the association must take a self-assessment which will help you determine where your local  needs to strengthen. 

 

 

 


Upcoming Training for Local Leaders

Tuesday, Aug 19 - Money Matters
For presidents and treasurers
East Lansing–1350 Bldg.

Friday/Saturday, September 19-20, 2014 - Statewide Presidents Summit
MEA Headquarters - 1350 Bldg.

Training Schedule (PDF)

 

Resource Booklets -

(download below or request copies by calling 800-292-1934, ext. 2941)

PAC Plan of Attack (PDF)- Currently being revised.

Getting Strategic -- Long-Range Planning for Local Leaders (PDF)

A Year in the Life of a Local President (PDF)

Electing your Employer (PDF)- Currently being revised.

Association/Building Representatives and Stewards -- Starting with the Basics (PDF)

Association/Building Representatives and Stewards -- Starting with the Basics -- Higher Ed (PDF)

Crisis Planning: It's never too early to start (PDF) Currently being revised.

Crisis Planning: It's never too early to start - Higher Ed (PDF) Currently being revised.

You've Been Elected, Now What? (PDF)- Currently being revised

Communications 101 (PDF) Currently being revised.

(download below or request copies by calling 800-292-1934, ext. 2941)

Communications 101 - Higher Ed (PDF) Currently being revised.

You've Been Elected. . . Now What? (PDF)

Processing Gripes and Grievances (PDF)

Processing Gripes and Grievances - Higher Ed (PDF)

United We Stand . . . Coalition Building for EA and ESP Units (PDF)

Local Funding Program

There are funds available to local associations to support NEW ideas, activities and programs, especially those designed to engage newer members or increase member political awareness/engagement.

For more information contact MEA Vice President Nancy Strachan at 800-292-1934, ext. 5509.

Local Self-Assessment Tool (PDF)

Local Funding Request Form (PDF)