Date: October 9, 2013
Time(s): 7:45 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Location: Minnesota Department of Education – Conference Center A, Room 14
Description: This training will review the basic accounting concepts that drive financial reporting in Minnesota schools and introduce the Uniform Financial Accounting and Reporting standards (UFARS). The training will also include website navigation.
Event Type: Training
Target Audience: Administrators/Business Managers
Sponsor: Division of School Finance
Contact: Margaret Sullivan
Contact Phone: 651-582-8454
Contact Email: Margaret.Sullivan@state.mn.us
Registration URL: Download the Registration Form.
Registration Deadline: Friday, October 4, 2013
Materials: Download the Agenda. UFARS Manual will be provided.
Gifted and Talented Education Symposium – June 9-12
Registration is now open for the sixth annual Hormel Foundation Gifted and Talented Education Symposium—a collaboration between the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE), the Hormel Foundation and Austin School District. Daily sessions address best practices on the assessment of students for services, program models, social and emotional needs, instructional strategies, under-represented populations, under-achievement, integration of STEM and technology as well as specific content in the areas of science, mathematics, language arts and social studies.