adm514 | Graduate
School Finance For Educators
This graduate-level course is 4 weeks To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.
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Economic and Social Considerations for Financing Education; State and Federal Roles in Education Financing
- Review the sources of revenue available for educational funding.
- Explain how the economy and society influence funding for education.
- Summarize how education benefits the economy and society.
- Compare adequate, equitable, and equal funding.
- Describe the role of the federal government in Kâ12 education historically and currently.
- Analyze funding sources and formulas.
- Analyze how federal aid influences Kâ12 education.
School Finance and Litigation
- Identify general funding principles established by court decisions.
- Review the issues over using public funds for private education.
- Analyze the effects of educational choice on school finance.
- Recommend methods for funding capital outlay projects.
- Review school bonding practices.
- Define risk management and the effect on school finance.
- Review the types of insurance that school districts are responsible for maintaining.
- Analyze the impact of transportation and food service programs related to school finance.
Finance Procedures and Practices
- Identify the components of an annual budget.
- Identify district and state requirements for financial accounting and auditing procedures and practices.
- Explain the necessary roles to coordinate a school- and district-level budget.
- Outline the steps needed to coordinate a school- and district-level budget.
The Role of Human Resources in Educational Finance
- Determine the relationship between human resources and the budget.
- Explain how the emerging role of teachers affects human resources.
- Evaluate the effects of merit pay related to school finance.
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