Region One Education Service Center

    Finance Advisory Council Meeting



    Date:                                                                                                                          Friday, January 16, 2015

    Time:                                                                                                                               9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

    Place:                                                                                                        Cameron Room – Region One ESC

                                                                                                                                              Workshop # 43469




    II.                 Indirect Cost Proposal Workbook – 2015-2016

    ·         Dina H. Black, Compliance Unit Manager, TEA – via TETN

    ·         Cynthia Watson, Federal Fiscal Compliance & Monitoring -TEA – via TETN


    III.               Information Reporting Forms 1099 

    ·         Todd Weidner, Internal Revenue Service – via Telephone Conference


    IV.              Legislative Update January 2015               

      a.       Estimated Supplemental Funding for Pre Kindergarten

      b.       Financial Allocation Study for Texas (FAST) ratings for 2013-2014

    ·         Lynn Moak, Moak, Casey and Associates, Inc.


    V.                 Transition to New Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) for Mathematics:  Student Success Initiative

                    (SSI) Retest Opportunities

      a.       TEA Corresondence - State Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) Transition…

      b.       Region One Area Superintendent's Petition for Consideration of Test Date Administration…

      c.        Region One RAC Letter to Commissioner of Education

    ·         Dr. Eduardo Cancino, Region One ESC


    VI.              Technology Tools for Your Office

    ·         Mike Chuca, Region One ESC


    VII.            Announcements/Correspondence

    a.    TEA - New Travel Reimbursement Rates Applicable to Grants

    b.    TEA - Annual Audit Submission – Reminder

    c.     TRS January 2015 UpdateImportant Reminders on Employment After Retirement & Surcharges 


    VIII.         Adjournment



Last Modified on July 15, 2015