MNKA

Methodist Nursery & Kindergarten Association

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Get all the member benefits, including discounted training costs for each staff member.

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Each year MNKA offers its members four training workshops (all are offered for a small fee), five Directors’ Roundtable meetings (no fee) and a summer workshop for directors (fee).  MNKA members receive a discount on the participation fee for workshops that have a charge. In addition to being eligible for the workshops, member schools each receive a membership directory in the fall, which aids in networking with other professionals in similar programs.  M

Training Opportunities

MNKA Training Events

 

Time of Year Event Occurs

Hours of Training

Seeds for Fall Planting

Directors and teachers

August

5

You Asked for It

Teachers

November

4

Super Saturday

Teachers

January

4

Specials for Spring

Teachers

March

4

Directors Workshop

Directors

June

12

Director Discussions

Directors

5 times during the school year

7.5

Addtional Benefits:

As a added bonus MNKA offers scholarships to help financially support our members. A maximum of $1000 per school per school year is available to assist with both child and teacher requests. MNKA has established a scholarship fund to assist its member teachers in continuing education. Download Teacher Scholarship Form

Directors of schools may also apply for scholarships for deserving children in their programs. Download Child/Family Scholarship Form

MNKA also has a lending library of training videos/DVDs available by emailing Debbie Webb.