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Introduction to School Business

September 24 – 25, 2019

Kellogg Center
219 S Harrison Rd
East Lansing, MI 48824

September 24, 2019
Session: 8:45 AM – 5:00 PM

September 25, 2019
Breakfast: 7:00 – 8:00 AM
Session: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

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One-Page Detailed Agenda

Early Bird Pricing (Ends Tuesday, September 10): $340 members/$510 nonmembers
Regular Pricing: $380 members/$570 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, Chief Financial Officer, Human Resource Specialist, Purchasing Officer, and School Payroll Specialist

Lodging: The MSBO room block is full. You can still check for availability - reservations. Additional Lodging: Reservations can be made at Springhill Suites East Lansing University Area • 1100 Trowbridge Rd, East Lansing, MI 48823. Call 855-242-9068. Deadline for reservations is September 18, 2019.

Event Details

Sep 24 2019Sep 25 2019
Location: 
Kellogg Center
East Lansing

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Michigan School Business Officials
1001 Centennial Way - Suite 200, Lansing MI 48917
msbo@msbo.org (517) 327-5920