Making the Most of Federal Relief Funds
Ed Finance Mini-Course
8/11, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, 1-3pm ET (Virtual)
This ESSER-focused school finance workshop is designed to help leaders and communities develop plans to spend the unprecedented federal relief funds. The mini-course is hands-on and practice-based, not finance theory. Learn more and register here.
NCES STATS-DC Data Conference
Using School-Level Spending Data For Equitable Decision-Making on ARP Funds
8/18, 12:30-1:30pm ET (Virtual)
The Edunomics Lab team will share how to use school-by-school spending data to support thoughtful financial decision-making. Register here.
SBA Network Meeting
Edunomics Lab hosts a network of districts exploring or implementing student-based allocation formulas. This collaborative group meets monthly to explore current research and troubleshoot common challenges related to restructuring funding around students. To learn more about the network, email Laura.Anderson@georgetown.edu.
How Districts Can Navigate the Tumultuous Financial Landscape
ASBO Annual Conference, Milwaukee, WI
10/13/21, 11:15am CT
Marguerite Roza will lead a session on dilemmas facing districts across the country and share trends we’re seeing in our tracking of district spending decisions. She’ll discuss how to weigh strategic financial tradeoffs when deciding how to spend federal relief funds, address learning loss, cope with shifting enrollments, navigate on-again-off-again re-opening plans, and plan amidst uncertain revenues. Register here.