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School-level spending: Financial transparency coming to every community in 2018

2019-08-05T23:38:38+00:00

Marguerite Roza June 2017 At the Education Writers Association National Seminar on June 2nd, hosted at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., Marguerite Roza presented on new school spending reports emerging under the federal ESSA financial transparency requirement. In this session, reporters gained insight into what can be learned from pairing school-level financial data with outcomes and other data, as

School-level spending: Financial transparency coming to every community in 20182019-08-05T23:38:38+00:00

New Era of School Finance

2019-04-08T22:17:52+00:00

A New Era of School Finance The McCourt School of Public Policy’s 2016 LEAD Conference, A New Era of School Finance, led by Seattle-based research center Edunomics Lab, convened leading authorities for a dialogue on the complexities of education finance in light of the new Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). The conference sessions examined how leadership roles at each

New Era of School Finance2019-04-08T22:17:52+00:00

Advancing System Productivity Webinar Series

2019-03-06T04:47:22+00:00

Advancing System Productivity Webinar Series Edunomics Lab, in partnership with Council of Chief State School Officers and the Building State Capacity and Productivity Center, convened a Community of Practice to support a group of leaders in all states interested in developing a state-specific framework and strategy set related to the SEA’s role in increasing productivity. This series of five webinars

Advancing System Productivity Webinar Series2019-03-06T04:47:22+00:00

Meeting the ESSA Financial Transparency Reporting Requirement

2019-04-09T12:08:49+00:00

On February 9 nearly 100 state and district leaders representing 36 states met in Washington D.C. to explore the opportunities and work ahead to meet the financial transparency reporting requirement in ESSA.  Available presentations are linked below. Full Agenda Presenter Bios The Opportunity of Financial Transparency - Marguerite Roza, Director Edunomics Lab & partner of BSCP

Meeting the ESSA Financial Transparency Reporting Requirement2019-04-09T12:08:49+00:00

Building SEA Productivity

2019-04-11T12:30:07+00:00

Marguerite Roza July 2014 On July 12 Marguerite Roza presented a session at Council of Chief State School Officers' Summer Institute. In her session Chiefs heard about a basic framework for leading the productivity challenge that includes building a productivity data infrastructure, prioritizing flexibility, aligning funds with students, incentivizing innovation, and leading the change. Read More

Building SEA Productivity2019-04-11T12:30:07+00:00

How much money follows the student in WSF (aka SBA) districts?

2019-04-12T02:55:00+00:00

Cory Edmonds AEFP 2014 In this presentation given at the 39th annual conference of the Association for Education Finance and Policy, Cory Edmonds shared the findings of an Edunomics Lab study exploring seven urban school districts utilizing a student based allocation formula to determine the portion of total district funds allocated by the formula. Read More

How much money follows the student in WSF (aka SBA) districts?2019-04-12T02:55:00+00:00

Rethinking Class Size to Expand Access to Best Teachers and Raise Pay

2019-04-12T02:59:41+00:00

Suzanne Simburg AEFP 2014 In this presentation given at the 39th annual conference of the Association for Education Finance and Policy Suzanne Simburg shared the findings of an Edunomics Lab study exploring cost neutral options to raise teacher pay and provide more students with access to the best teachers. Read More

Rethinking Class Size to Expand Access to Best Teachers and Raise Pay2019-04-12T02:59:41+00:00

Taking Off the Heat

2019-04-14T14:48:00+00:00

Marguerite Roza January 2014 On January 29, 2014 Marguerite Roza shared risks and rewards that emerge when districts “decentralize” engagement around financial decisions to the school level with Portfolio School District Network members in Houston, TX. Read More

Taking Off the Heat2019-04-14T14:48:00+00:00

Options for NY State in an Era of Constrained Resources

2019-04-17T19:28:43+00:00

Marguerite Roza November 2014 In November 2014 Marguerite Roza presented at a public symposium of the NY Education Reform Commission "Maximizing Resources for Student and School Success". View this Presentation

Options for NY State in an Era of Constrained Resources2019-04-17T19:28:43+00:00

Dollars and Sense Accountability

2019-04-17T20:16:14+00:00

Marguerite Roza July 2013 In July 2013 Marguerite Roza spoke with 23 district leaders, charter organizations and funders at the Portfolio School District Network meeting in Seattle. Using a recent analysis of Minneapolis Public Schools Marguerite discussed how districts could start to view schools in terms of costs and outcomes and using this lens to support the

Dollars and Sense Accountability2019-04-17T20:16:14+00:00

Rethinking State Education Finance Toward Greater Productivity

2019-04-21T13:05:33+00:00

Marguerite Roza Marguerite Roza gave this presentation on November 10, 2011 to members of the National Conference of State Legislatures at "Reallocation of Scarce State Resources: A Seminar for Education Committee Chairs." This presentation framed how state legislators might think differently about their investment in education to maximize scarce state dollars and improve student achievement. View

Rethinking State Education Finance Toward Greater Productivity2019-04-21T13:05:33+00:00