Workshops

State Budget workshops

School Finance Conference

July 14, 2022<br>

California educators continue to face challenges originating at both the local and state levels. This year’s May Revision has significant implications for local educational agencies’ finances and operations in 2022-23 and beyond.

Subject-Based workshops

August 16, 2022
August 18, 2022

LCFF 101—For Beginners Webinar Series

All local educational agencies need to build capacity as new employees work to ensure continuity of services. In addition, both new and veteran staff need to understand the changes brought by recent statutory amendments. This webinar series will help address those needs with a
September 13, 2022
September 15, 2022

Advanced Collective Bargaining Webinar Series

Local educational agency (LEA) management bargaining teams can expect double digit salary demands in 2022-23 considering the state’s “Putting California’s Wealth to Work” plan, which includes significant one-time and ongoing investments in education. Despite the state’s strong
September 20, 2022
September 22, 2022

Attendance Accounting and Instructional Time Webinar Series

California has myriad attendance and instructional time laws in place that impact compulsory education and state funding. Those laws have experienced numerous legislative changes over the past few years. This webinar series will cover the basics of attendance accounting and
October 4, 2022
October 6, 2022

Human Resources Operations Webinar Series

Human resources (HR) departments are responsible for activities spanning a wide variety of personnel functions, and those functions require clearly communicated procedures that are consistently implemented. Effective operational systems also ensure compliance with employment law
October 11, 2022
October 13, 2022

Updating the Local Allocation Policy Webinar Series

Updating the Local Allocation Policy—A Guided Process for SELPAs and LEAs Changing Education Code and increases in AB 602 special education base rates means that every Special Education Local Plan Area (SELPA) should review and evaluate necessary changes and amendments to their
October 18, 2022
October 20, 2022

Declining Enrollment Webinar Series

Declining Enrollment—Strategies for Success During Challenging Times The continued loss of students for many local educational agencies (LEAs) and future uncertainty require consideration of long-term enrollment trends, and a strategic planning process to align staffing and
November 1, 2022
November 3, 2022

Effective Supervision and Evaluation Webinar Series

Employee supervision and evaluation involve a process of active and ongoing exchanges between a supervisor and an employee in support of accomplishing the objectives of the local educational agency (LEA). Due to restrictive statutory regulations and contractual obligations
November 29, 2022

Unraveling the Mystery of School Finance

Unraveling the Mystery of School Finance—For Superintendents and Top Administrators This webinar takes the complexities of school finance and distills them so that superintendents and other top administrators of local educational agencies can interpret financial information to
December 6, 2022
December 8, 2022

LCAP—From Accountability to Compliance Webinar Series

Just when we think the Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP) is status quo, something changes. The LCAP continues to adapt as California’s funding, accountability, and continuous improvement system continues to mature. Planning for the 2023-24 LCAP will find local

Online workshops

Virtual Learning Through Independent Study Webinar

School agencies continue to adjust to California’s significantly reformed laws for independent study programs and meet growing student demands for comprehensive, rigorous, and high-quality virtual learning options. This workshop will demystify the state’s independent study requirements and illuminate the ways they can be . . .