MELN Individual Membership

MELN is designed to assist all education leaders with continual development and renewal of skills and/or attitudes necessary to maximize the effectiveness of their leadership.

About Individual Membership WITHOUT District Membership

This plan is open to individuals from charter and nonpublic schools, as well as retired education leaders.

2020-21 Leadership In-Service Series is being finalized. Please check back for 2020-21 workshops.
2019-20 Leadership In-Service events are provided as an example of our offerings.

Individuals from nonpublic & charter schools list 2019-20

Membership Benefits

  • Leadership In-Service Series (four half-day sessions)
  • Decision making/management of MELN
  • Reduced cost for MELN Extended Learning Opportunities
  • Reduced cost for MELN Collegial Groups

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Fee Structure

  • Leadership In-Service Series - Individual Membership  (required component) $550 per year
    Plan fee represents a savings of $150 when compared to registering for 4 sessions individually.
  • Leadership In-Service Series - Retired Administrator Membership - $275

Application Form

Application Form (PDF) for Individual Membership
In order to complete this fillable form, you must download and save it on your computer first.

Contact Information

Julie Frame, Executive Director, 612/638-1508,
Susan Frame, Learning Consultant, 612/638-1543,

Conference Room Rental

We offer state-of-the-art conference room rental services to both members and non-members. For more information go to the Conference Room Rental page.

Administrative Services

Metro ECSU provides administrative services to its members in several areas. For more information go to the Administrative Services page.

Metro ECSU Publications

During the school year Metro ECSU offers the Annual Class Size Study, Composite Calendar for All Metro Districts and edNews. For more information go to the Metro ECSU Publications page.

Metro ECSU Online Registration

View all listings and events offered by Metro ECSU and register at our Event Calendar page.

Event Calendar & Registration

Cooperative Purchasing Services

A wide variety of products are available with our program, the Cooperative Purchasing Connection. Vendor contracts are established through a formal bid process conducted by Minnesota Service Cooperatives (MSC).

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Metro ECSU Membership

Active membership in Metro ECSU is open to each public school district which has chosen to join the cooperative by paying the appropriate membership fees. With membership districts can participate and vote in the governance of the co-op.

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