•                                 Region One Education Service Center
                                Finance Advisory Council Meeting
     
     
    Date:                                                                                                                                       Friday, March 11, 2016
    Time:                                                                                                                                          9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    Place:                                                                                                             Ft. Ringgold Room - Region One ESC 
                                                                                                                                                           Workshop #49367
     
                                                        Agenda
     
    Welcome
     
     
    II.           Supplemental Funds Test for Title I, Part A Schoolwide Programs  - (via videoconference)
                            *     James Connolly, Grants & Federal Fiscal Compliance - Texas Education Agency
                            *     Terry Reyes, Grants & Federal Fiscal Compliance - Texas Education Agency 
     
    III.          Legislative Update
                            *     Lynn Moak - Moak, Casey and Associates, Inc. 
     
                            *     Jeff Harris, Consultant - CRW Consulting
                                        •      Why Choose CRW Consulting
     
    V.            Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) 
                            *     Ruben Degollado, School Turnaround Specialist - Region One ESC
                                        •     ESSA Private Non-Profit and Title I, Part D Updates - January 20, 2016
                                              Texas Education Agency
                                        •     Every Student Succeeds Act  - March 8, 2016 Texas Education Agency
                                        •     Title I Assessment Peer Review - December 18, 2015 United States Department
                                               of Education 
                                        •     School Interventions & Supports in the 2016-2017 School Year -  January 28, 2016
                                               United States Department of Education 
                                        •     ESSA - Frequently Asked Questions - United States Department of Education
     
                                        •     M&O School District's Tax Rates (graph)
                                        •     M&O 6 Year Tax Rate Trends (graph)
                                        •     2016 Preliminary Totals as of March 9, 2016 
                                        •     Panel Discussion on Property Values
                                              *   Frances Guzman, Deputy Director - Region One ESC
                                              *   Robert Romero - Cameron Co. Personal Property Manager
                                              *   Rolando Garza - Hidalgo Co. Chief Appraiser 
     
    VII.        School Finance Notes 
                            *      Frances Guzman, Deputy Director - Region One ESC 
     
    VIII.       Cyber Security Update - Social Engineering Red Flags
                            *     James Mendoza, Administrator - Region One ESC 
     
    IX.          Announcements
                            •     ACT 105_A19 Basic Governmental Accounting Part I & Part II Certification Course
                                  (Registration Form) - TASBO
                            •     TEA High-Quality Prekindergarten Grant  and Frequently Asked Questions (deadline to apply
                                   is April 8, 2016) 
                            •     LEA Preparation for 2014–2015 Preliminary IDEA-B LEA MOE Compliance Reviews - Texas
                                  Education Agency March 3, 2016 
                            •    Title I, Part A Schoolwide Programs Webinar #1, Webinar #2, and Webinar #3 - Texas Education
                                  Agency 
                            •     Region One ESC District Specific Budgeting Tools forms
                            •     Region One ESC Federal Grant Policies and Procedures Manual and forms
                            •     EDGAR Template 
                            •     Learn how to use the new TRS Reporting Entity Portal  - TRS Update January 2016
     
    X.           Adjournments 
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