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Pennsylvania School Business: A Guide for Educational Administrators (FOURTH EDITION) - Hard Copy
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The scope of school business is now documented in one comprehensive book.

 

   $110.00
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Student Activity Funds Guide - Hard Copy
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Provides information regarding legal citations, policies, fund management, general operating procedures and accounting procedures.

 

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Guide to Selecting A School Business Administrator - Hard Copy
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Provides information to assist superintendents and others in the hiring of a well-qualified business administrator.

 

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The School Business Official: Ten Habits You Will Need to Succeed! - Hard Copy
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Comprehensive guide introducing the ten habits most used by successful school business officials.

 

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Principles of Sound Fund Balance Management - Hard Copy
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Reviews aspects of the methodology for determining your district's placement.

 

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Certificate of Enhanced Qualifications Program Guide - Downloadable Version
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This program guide provides requirements and forms needed to add a CEQ to your credentials.

 

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Professional Registration Program Guide (SEVENTH EDITION) - Downloadable Version
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This publication explains a highly recognized voluntary professional registration program that provides a recognized standard of competence for school business administrators, officials and specialists.

 

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Regionalization of Earned Income Tax Collection Under Act 32 of 2008: A Detailed Legal Analysis - Hard Copy
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A technical assistance document prepared by Kegel, Kelmy, Almy & Grimm, LLP for the PASBO Act 32 Task Force.

 

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Continuous Cycle of Communication: Living with Referendum Booklet
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This publication will prepare you for referendum by building community consensus before you go to the voters with a tax increase.

 

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GASB Statement Number 34 Illustrative Guide - Hard Copy
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Prepares officials with an understanding of how districts must present their financial data.

 

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The Role of Food Service in School Entities - Downloadable Version
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Designed to help establish a food service program guide for a new food service director, or measure the status of your current program.

 

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Custodial Training Program - Vol. 1 and 2 - Hard Copy
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The PASBO Custodial Training Program includes Volume 1: Daily Maintenance and Volume 2: Restorative Maintenance.

 

   $185.00
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PASBO Purchasing Manual - Downloadable Version
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Purchasing Manual

 

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Transportation Desk Reference - Downloadable Version
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Provides school business officials and others interested in the effective management of the school transportation program with a current reference to major areas of school transportation.

 

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Effective Supervision - Skills for Supervising Support Staff
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First line supervisors of support staff play an important role in keeping your organization performing at its highest level. Investing in the training of your supervisors will provide many benefits throughout the organization.

 

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Preparing for Fact Finding & Salary Schedule Review Analysis and Preparation
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Sharpen your collective bargaining skills with this set of two guides on Fact Finding and Salary Schedules.

 

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Sharing the Wealth: Effective Delegation When the Workload Gets Too Great - 1/7/2015
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When your workload gets too great, delegation skills give you the ability to get more things done by using the work and time of other people.

 

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Educator Effectiveness: The New Rating Tools - 1/15/2015
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Overview of the new tools from the perspective of the Superintendent and HR Director and prepare the district to comply with the requirements, the new tools, timelines and maintenance of paperwork related to the tool.

 

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Single Audit Concept: A Comprehensive Overview - 1/16/2015
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A comprehensive overview of the essential elements of the Single Audit Reporting Package, Schedule of Expenditures of Federal Awards, and Submission Requirements.

 

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Maximizing Your Commodity Dollars - 1/21/2015
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Different perspectives and best practices for utilizing various commodity programs

 

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Title IX Compliance Officer Duties - 1/29/2015
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Explores the broader role of the Title IX Compliance Officer in the development, implementation, and monitoring of meaningful efforts to comply with all aspects of Title IX requirements.

 

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Transporting Students with Behavioral Needs - 2/10/2015
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Overview of several common behavioral needs and provide suggestions to help prepare bus drivers to create an environment that we will deliver the child safely.

 

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Auditorium and Performing Arts Safety - 2/11/2015
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Ensuring safety begins with understanding the environment and being proactive in establishing processes and procedures.

 

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Cooperative Purchasing Legalities - 3/31/2015
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An overview of cooperative purchasing agencies and discuss legal aspects for PA schools.

 

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Charter School Operations - 4/17/2015
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Compares the operations of charter schools and school districts with a focus on the challenges of managing the finances and what legislation requires.

 

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Summer Checklist for Transportation Managers - 4/22/2015
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Provides an overview of the range of activities required over the summer, as well as other key aspects of successful student transportation operations.

 

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Interviewing from Both Sides of the Table - 4/27/2015
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Will help you prepare for an interview from both sides of the table, whether you are looking to hire or if you are interviewing for a position.

 

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Sharing Technology Resources - 4/29/2015
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Provides knowledge needed to evaluate and implement a shared technology program which may include sharing resources with other districts and vendors.

 

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Facilities Benchmarking and Best Practices - 4/30/2015
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Data from the Spring 2015 study will be presented and discussed in terms of how schools can use the data to compare your LEA to the universe of school districts in Pennsylvania, and create best practices.

 

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Federal Wage and Hour Law - Downloadable Version
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Addresses topics including Employees versus Independent Contractors; Exempt and Non-exempt status under the FLSA; Wage and Hour Calculations; Special FLSA Problems in Pennsylvania LEAs and Reporting Requirements.

 

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Wage and Hour Issues for Schools - 5/6/2015
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Will provide general information on FLSA as well as guidance for LEAs when dealing with volunteers, student workers, coaches/advisors, bus drivers and catering services.

 

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Developing New Markets for School Food Service - 5/14/2015
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This webcast will discuss ideas and best practices for increasing sales and revenue for School Food Service through new program delivery.

 

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The New Basic Education Funding Formula: Review and Discussion - 7/16/2015
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This webcast will walk through the new basic education funding formula in detail, providing further explanation of each component and measure in the formula and how they fit together.

 

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Special Education Funding and ACT 16 Reporting: Connecting the Dots - 9/23/2015
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Accurate reporting of student costs for special education is even more critical than ever. This webcast will help you to protect your subsidies by providing guidance on how to develop a system that will ensure accuracy in reporting and accounting for special education costs.

 

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New Professional Standards for School Food Service - 9/16/2015
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This webcast will review the new professional standards requirements, discuss who must comply, and provide suggestions for implementation.

 

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Interpreting Clearances (ACT 153) and Pass the Trash Logistics (ACT 168) - 10/2/2015
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This webcast will provide guidance on appropriate compliance, process and procedures when dealing with Act 153 and Act 168.

 

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Purchasing 101: Back to Basics - 10/7/2015
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Business officials new to purchasing in the school environment will get an understanding of what is required by the PA School Code. This webcast will review requirements including bidding, thresholds, advertising and more.

 

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Food Allergies: How to Manage an Occurrence - 10/9/2015
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This webcast will help to prepare your schools for a food allergy reaction.

 

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Keeping Drivers in the Seat - 10/14/2015
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This webcast will provide guidance and tips on recruiting and retaining bus drivers to help you keep your drivers in the seat.

 

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Salary Schedule Basics: Review, Analysis, and Preparation - 10/16/2015
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This webcast will provide information on the how, what and when of reviewing and preparing salary schedules for negotiations and fact-finding.

 

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Issues with Outsourcing - 11/12/2015
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This webcast will review the process of evaluating the pros and cons of outsourcing, and present several case studies of schools who have reached various outcomes.

 

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Working with Contractors: Clearances Policy, Procedure and Tracking - 11/20/2015
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This webcast will provide an overview of current State and Federal clearance policies for services provided by vendors, contractors and their employees, and discuss best practices for managing clearances processes and tracking.

 

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Employer Reporting Requirements Under the ACA - 11/5/2015
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This webcast is intended to present specific information about health coverage in 2015 for inclusion on Forms 1095 to be filed in early 2016.

 

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Reducing Energy Costs and Utilizing Renewable Sources - 11/24/2015
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This webcast will overview the alternatives schools have to reduce energy costs and utilize renewable sources of energy.

 

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E-Rate 2.0: Lessons Learned and Changes for FY2016 - 12/1/2015
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This webcast will discuss the challenges, benefits, and planning that went into last year's filing under the new guidelines and format, as well as provide an update on upcoming changes.

 

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Free Meals through the Community Eligibility Provision - 12/3/2015
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This webcast is designed to provide a refresher of the requirements of CEP, review statistical results from the first year, discuss the pros and cons of the program, and present several school case studies.

 

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Will You Be Ready When the IRS Knocks on Your Door? - 12/9/2015
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This webcast will tell the story of 2 different local education agencies who have recently been audited by the IRS.

 

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Communicating With All Your Markets - 12/10/2015
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This webcast will give you the tools and confidence to present your message to your various markets.

 

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What to Do When Things Go Wrong - 12/15/2015
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This webcast will review bus incident protocol, and what steps you need to take during a critical incident.

 

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Food Service Benchmarking & Best Practices - 1/13/2016
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For the first time, PASBO will conduct a food service benchmarking study to collect and quantify key measures. The data from the fall 2015 study will be presented and discussed in terms of how schools can use the data to compare your LEA to the universe of school districts in Pennsylvania.

 

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Recruiting & Retaining Substitutes: Insourced vs. Outsourced - 1/22/2016
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This webcast will discuss issues related to recruiting and retaining substitutes, and explore both side of the “insource” versus “outsource” decision through two school district case studies.

 

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Food Service Procurement Requirements & Best Practices - 2/3/2016
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During this presentation we will review required procurement practices whether purchasing equipment, food, or services.

 

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Ten Thousand Foot View of Medical Access - 2/4/2016
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This webcast will present an overview of the Medical ACCESS program including the partners, reporting and the formula.

 

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Contracting Food Service: When To Consider, Options, & the Contracting Process - 2/9/2016
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This webcast will overview all the options you have for outsourcing different aspects of your food service operation, as well as take an in-depth look at the Request for Proposal (RFP) process to ensure that all costs are considered.

 

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It's Your Money: Maximizing Transportation Reimbursement - 2/18/2016
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Watch this webcast for a discussion on the PA Department of Education Transportation Formula. Gain an understanding of how the formula works and how to submit your data accurately so you can get the maximum amount of money due to your school.

 

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School Record Retention - 3/22/2016
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This webcast will walk participants through the current legal landscape addressing school records.

 

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Technology Security: Is It Necessary or Hindering Progress - 4/7/2016
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This webcast will discuss what is necessary, what could be detrimental, and issues that schools have faced when security was too loose or too restrictive.

 

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Uniform Grant Guidance - 4/19/2016
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The objective of this webcast is to assist participants with preparing for implementation of the requirements of the UGG.

 

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Staying Out of Trouble with Your Transportation Audit - 4/15/2016
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This webcast will review the requirements for student transportation including relevant state laws, regulations, contracts, grant requirements, and administrative procedures.

 

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Protecting Students and Staff from Lead in School Water Supplies - webcast 4/16
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This program will examine requirements for lead testing, provide suggestions on lead remediation and showcase best practices in schools.

 

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Student Activity Accounting: The Little Fund that Could Be Your Biggest Nightmare - Webcast 5/16
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This webcast will review internal controls of student activity funds to provide a better understanding of regulations and recommend policies and procedures.

 

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Successful Online Testing: CDTs, Keystones and PSSAs - Webcast 5/16
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This webcast will discuss the issues that may arise when doing online assessments and how to overcome them.

 

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Starting a District Foundation - 5/24/2016
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This webcast will cover the regulations associated with foundations as well as how to build awareness within your school and community.

 

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Student Activity Funds for Educational Professionals - webcast 9/16
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This webcast will provide guidance to assist staff members who have responsibility for handling these funds to manage them in a prudent and acceptable manner.

 

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Avoiding Legal & Financial Pitfalls with At-Will Employment & Independent Contractors in the School Setting - 9/28/2016
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This webcast will walk you through the best practices for districts to use when ending employment for at-will employees and independent contractors.

 

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Pros and Cons of Outsourcing - 10/5/2016
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Many LEAs are faced with the question of outsourcing and if it should or should not be considered. This webcast will provide you with the insight from two districts and the factors they considered when they decided between outsourcing and bringing jobs back in-house.

 

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Best Practices for Site Based Budgets - 10/7/2016
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In this webcast, you will gain a better understanding of the budget process and the importance of communication during development.

 

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Personnel Budgeting: A Collaborative Approach - 10/11/2016
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A collaborative approach to budgeting improves budget development, implementation, and stakeholder confidence.

 

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Issuing Bids and RFPs - 11/3/2016
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This webinar will address the documents necessary to protect your School District, including appropriate language for advertisements and terms and conditions, when and why to include bid bonds and performance bonds, and various other important information.

 

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Tax Collectors Compensation & Best Practices for Working with Tax Collectors - 11/4/2016
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School solicitor Clarence Kegel and Dr. Wayne McCullough will provide sound advice and experiences related to tax collector compensation and working with tax collectors.

 

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Marketing Your LEA - 12/6/2016
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This webcast will give tips and best practices on how to successfully market your LEA.

 

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Professional Standards: Training Your Food Service Staff Is the Law! - 12/7/2016
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Find out how many training hours are required, which employees need the training, and where you can find resources for approved training topics.

 

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Managing a Transportation Contract - 12/9/2016
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Transportation RFPs and contracts are important to a sound student transportation program. Once the contract is in place, it is now your job to manage the contract as issues arise.

 

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How to Talk Accounting to Non-Accountants - 1/24/2017
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It is vital to know how to communicate financial information in a way that is understandable to stakeholders.

 

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403(b) vs. PSERS: What You Should Know - 1/25/2017
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Attend this webcast to learn how to communicate and involve your staff in order to achieve a successful retirement plan.

 

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Preparing Transportation Budgets - 1/26/2017
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Join us for a look at the issues that go along with developing and managing transportation budgets, including how to account for those unexpected issues that may arise during the year.

 

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Alphabet Soup of Retirement & Tax Advantage Account Options - 2/3/2017
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This webcast will address a variety of retirement plan and tax advantage account options and these options impact the school district from a staffing and fiscal perspective.

 

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Commonwealth Budget Seminar - 2/16/2017
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The Commonwealth Budget Seminar will decipher the numbers and help you to determine how the proposed budget will impact your district. The seminar will cover education funding along with other education-related policy highlighted in the governor's budget proposal.

 

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Best Practices Related to School Police & School Resource Officers - 2/28/2017
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Whether a school resource officer or a district run police officer/department is on your radar (no pun intended), you need to know what would be best for your school district and community.

 

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Successful Partnerships with Your Contractors: A Systems Approach - 2/23/2017
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This workshop will cover important examples of highly successful stakeholder-driven partnerships between school districts and contractors, including food service and transportation contractors.

 

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Reducing Operating Costs for Schools: A Cost-Savings Energy Management Program - 3/1/2017
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In addition to providing cost-savings techniques, this workshop will provide important tools and strategies for improving the overall maintenance and comfort of your schools.

 

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Homeless Transportation Issues - 3/9/2017
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Join us to understand the regulations and challenges of transporting homeless students.

 

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Local School Wellness Policy Template - 4/11/2017
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This webcast will review the changes and updates necessary to be compliant with the new federal regulations covering wellness policies and practices.

 

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Enhancing Internal Controls - 4/19/2017
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This workshop will provide tips for enhancing internal controls, including segregation of duties, fundraisers and capital asset management.

 

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Environmental Issues in Schools: What You Need to Know - 4/20/2017
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This workshop will provide important information for business managers and facilities managers in order to provide environmentally safe schools.

 

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Best Practices for Surplus Disposal - 5/31/2017
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Policies for disposing surplus, as well as critical aspects of asset management will also be discussed.

 

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10 Things You Should Ask Your Data Manager - 10/5/2017
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Join us for this webcast and learn at least 10 things that your Data Manager needs to know including sources of data, submission time lines and purpose, access allowed, retention, value of accurate data (monetary and statistical), and MORE!

 

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Right-To-Know Law: Your Duties, Common Issues, and Practical Pointers - 10/20/2017
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Join this webcast to get a LEA solicitor and the Office of Open Records insight and perspective on everything you need to know to meet compliance with Right-to-Know law.

 

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How Your Child Accounting & Act 16 Data Drive Your State Funding - 10/6/2017
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Join this webcast for a quick refresher on the data components of both the basic and special education funding formulas, a review of how your child accounting and Act 16 data submissions drive your funding, and a look at how to ensure the accuracy of your data submissions so that you aren’t missing out on state funding (or inadvertently triggering a PDE audit of your data).

 

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Best Practices In Contracts - 10/24/2017
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LEAs and school business officials are often called upon to review and approve a variety of contracts. This webcast will cover best practices to help you with this process and keep you out of trouble.

 

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Public Access Security Procedures: After School & Special Events - 9/12/2017
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Are you ready to learn about ways to reduce security risks after-school and weekends; provide awareness and training for the public and your staff; what kind of equipment to use to support after-hours safety or how to provide student and public safety at after school activities and events?

 

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Renovating Buildings While Student are in School - 10/3/2017
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Join this webcast and gain some useful ideas and tips for meeting the challenge of renovating schools while class is in session.

 

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Essential Elements for Successful Board Secretaries - 10/4/2017
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If you find yourself serving as the board secretary, we invite you to participate in this webinar that will cover the essential elements of the position.

 

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Progressive Discipline for Certificated and Non-Certificated Employees - 11/2/2017
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This webcast will provide guidance to administrators and those with supervisory responsibilities on how to use progressive discipline to get desired results. The discipline process will include certificated and non-certificated employees.

 

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School Record Retention: Policy & Procedures - 11/3/2017
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This webcast will walk participants through the current legal landscape.

 

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Mold Deterrence in Schools: A Practical and Experienced Approach - 7/18/2017
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This webcast includes experienced facilities experts discussing ways to prevent mold during the hot and humid weeks prior to the important opening of schools.

 

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