Event Calendar

Tuesday, January 17, 2023

Basics of School Budgeting and Finance - Understanding the Basic Education Formula (Williamsport)*

Start Date: 1/17/2023 8:30 AM EST
End Date: 1/17/2023 3:30 PM EST

Venue Name: Penn College of Technology

Location:
Thompson Professional Development Center
Williamsport, PA  United States  17701

Organization Name: PASBO

Contact:
PASBO
Email: workshops@pasbo.org
Phone: (717) 540-9551

About the Workshop: Part I: Understanding the Basic Education Formula (BEF)
Check in begins at 8:30am. Program runs from 9:00am-3:30pm. Registration includes a continental breakfast and lunch.
Understanding the mechanics of the BEF formula, including all student and district weights, articulating the “share” concept behind the BEF formula, and appreciating the cumulative impact of the formula and what happens when more or less state funding is added.

  • Identifying, understanding, and explaining the trends behind each school district’s weighted student count and what it means for future BEF subsidy and state revenue.
  • Learning how to explain the BEF formula and its impact on your school district to your board and community; communicating your formula metrics and future formula metrics in an easy-to-understand manner.

Registration Fees:
Member $150/Nonmember $200

Credits:
4 CEUs = PASBO Professional Certification (PCSBO, PCSBA, PCSBS)
6 CPE Credit = Specialized Knowledge