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Leadership Training

Get the Tools You Need To Make Your Voice Heard
Leadership training from ND United equips current and aspiring local leaders with everything they need to be powerful, visionary organizers in their schools and locals.
Great educators create great public schools. When we fight for better benefits and working conditions, we help retain the best educators and ensure the next generation of educators joins us. Becoming a leader in your local helps achieve this.

Leadership Summit

Members interested in becoming leaders in their local unions can develop their leadership skills and gain credit at the annual ND United Leadership Summit.

Local Leaders Academy

The Local Leaders Academy offers networking and specific union skill development – which is crucial to the success of every member leader, your leadership teams and your locals.
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I really believe in public education — so strongly — because public education serves all students. I believe that with North Dakota United, we work together towards a common goal and have a stronger voice for our students.
Quote by: Ivona Todorovic, 2023 ND Teacher of the Year
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We Can't Do It Without You

The foremost benefit of your membership in NDU is your combined power, at the negotiating table with school boards, in the halls of the state Legislature, and in the decision-making process when elected officials and administrators are determining your pay, benefits and terms of employment.

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We’re here to help. Our community comes to us seeking tools (guides, reports, trainings, and more) to help answer everyday questions. We’re here to support you in whatever you need.

Keeping the Promise of Quality Public Education & Public Services

With more than 11,500 members across the state, NDU supports equal opportunities for success for ALL North Dakota students, and respect and support for all educators. NDU members are teachers, community college professors, speech pathologists, bus drivers, secretaries, retired educators and student teachers.