Looking to build a pipeline of qualified workers? Start by building a strong relationship with your local school system.

What is the Adopt-A-School Guide?

Minnesota Manufactured has developed the “Adopt-A-School Guide,” a tool that provides guidance on working with your local school system to improve student outcomes and decrease manufacturing labor shortages. The guide contains many best practices that have proven successful in Minnesota and throughout the United States.

The Guide Includes:

  • Creative ideas to get started
  • Guidance on who to talk to within the school system
  • Best practices for building relationships with educational partners
  • Success stories from other employers

To receive your free copy, please fill out the contact form at the bottom of this page.

If you have questions please contact Jaimee Meyer at or call 218-755-2206.

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72% enrollment growth since 2006 at partner colleges.

Source: Minnesota Manufactured, 2015

Adopt-A-School Guide Download Form

To get immediate access to the Adopt-A-School Guide, type in your information and click “Get the Guide.” After completing the form, you will see a page with a download button.