School Finance Training Videos

The Equity Center staff hosts a variety of programs and training across the state for superintendents, school board members, chief financial officers and community members, in addition to elected officials and their staff. Contact us for specific training opportunities or upcoming programs, or work your way through our Layers of Knowledge online school finance training series below.

LAYERS OF KNOWLEDGE: ONLINE SCHOOL FINANCE TRAINING

INTRODUCTION
SF:1 OVERVIEW OF THE FOUNDATION SCHOOL PROGRAM
SF:2 COMPRESSED TAX RATES, CALCULATING TAXES STATE & LOCAL SHARE OF TIER 1
SF:3 THE STARTING POINT (BASIC ALLOTMENT)
SF:4 DISTRICT WEIGHTS I ADJUSTING THE BASIC ALLOTMENT WITH THE COST OF EDUCATION INDEX
SF: 5 DISTRICT WEIGHTS II ADJUSTING THE ADJUSTED BASIC ALLOTMENT (ABA) WITH THE SMALL & MIDSIZE DISTRICT ADJUSTMENT
SF: 6 CALCULATING THE TIER 1 REGULAR PROGRAM ALLOTMENT
SF:7 CALCULATING THE TIER 1 ALLOTMENTS FOR COMPENSATORY, BILINGUAL, GIFTED & TALENTED EDUCATION ALLOTMENTS, & PUBLIC EDUCATION GRANT (PEG)
SF:8 CALCULATING THE THE SPECIAL EDUCATION ALLOTMENT
SF:9 CALCULATING THE CAREER & TECHNOLOGY ALLOTMENT
SF:10 CALCULATING THE HIGH SCHOOL ALLOTMENT
SF:11 CALCULATING THE NEW INSTRUCTIONAL FACILITIES ALLOTMENT
SF:12 CALCULATING THE TRANSPORTATION ALLOTMENT
SF:13 STATE & LOCAL SHARES OF TIER 1