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Introduction to School Business

September 18 – 19, 2018

Kellogg Center
219 S Harrison Rd
East Lansing, MI 48824

Agenda and registration form.

September 18, 2018
Session: 8:45 AM – 5:00 PM

September 19, 2018
Breakfast: 7:00 – 8:00 AM
Session: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Early Bird Pricing (Ends Tuesday, September 4): $320 members/$480 nonmembers
Regular Pricing: $360 members/$540 nonmembers

The Introduction to School Business Conference is designed for new business officials (within the first few years of employment), office staff, and those who want a basic information refresher.
Program content includes:

  • Overview of School Business: Get an understanding of the major functions of school business officials including an overview of human resources and technology.
  • Learn how to survive the personal and professional politics of your job, and learn how the Michigan Department of Education and the Michigan Legislature affect education.
  • School Law and Revised School Code: an overview of the major state and federal laws that govern school operations with a focus on the Revised School Code.
  • Fund Accounting: An overview of fund accounting concepts, including account structure and overview of fund accounting, accounts receivables, accounts payables and financial reporting issues
  • Organizational and Site Issues: How to enhance business office productivity; monitor & manage your budget and operation; work with your site operation’s personnel (principals, cafeteria, facilities and transportation offices).

R=Business Office Manager, Business Office Specialist, Certified Purchasing Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Human Resource Specialist, and School Payroll Specialist E=all others

Reservations can be done online at www.kelloggcenter.com. Click Reservations at the top of the page. Check availability and book now! Enter arrival, departure, rooms, and number of adults. Use the Group Code: 1809MSBOFI. Overnights are $106 per night. The rate is available until August 31, 2018.

Event Details

Sep 18 2018Sep 19 2018
Kellogg Center
East Lansing

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