2007 SFMI Week 2 Best Practices Page
This session will deal with effective ways to resolve conflict within
your organizational structure. Discussion will include specific techniques
for conflict resolution and problem solving.
This will be a two-part session. One half of the session will be a discussion
of school districts' compliance with wage & hour guidelines. The
other will be a discussion of general personnel law and its practice
in school districts.
There are many risks facing school districts today that can lead to
serious financial loss, not to mention the potential disruption of operations
and loss of reputation. This session will discuss the Risk Management
process to assist attendees in understanding how to manage this array
of exposures, including such things as transportation, construction,
extra curricular activities and many more. There are many resources
available to the administrator from organizations such as insurance
brokers, third party administrators and a variety of consultants on
The purpose of this course is to provide a basic understanding of cash
management techniques and how to apply them in school districts and
a discussion of factors to consider in structuring short-term investment.
The ability to administer the financial program in a period of unparalleled
change such as we have now is one of the biggest challenges in a school
district. These sessions will focus tools to help the school financial
manager deal with change.
These sessions will focus on the construction process from A to Z. Beginning
with planning and the selection of architects and construction firms,
through the BG-1 and bond issue processes, following the entire construction
process from start to finish.
It's all about
This session will address the various data submissions required by the
department and the associated timeframes. The discussion will address
the importance of data quality and the impact on district operations.
(this includes hotel accommodations (reserved by IBMC), instruction,
materials, parking, scheduled lunches and refreshments. (When
you have completed the registration form you will reserve your confirmatin
packet via email.)
Dates & Information
12 - 15, 2007
Holiday Inn North