• Region One Education Service Center

    Finance Advisory Council Meeting



    Date:                                                                                                                                                          May 20, 2011

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

    Place:                                                                                                                 Region One ESC – Ft. Ringgold Room

                                                                                                                                                             Workshop # 31776





      II.        “It’s Going To Be A Long, Hot Summer” – (Legislative Update)

    *       Preliminary Estimate of Hochberg Amend. to SB1581

    *       Estimate of Eissler Proration Amendment

    ·   Lynn Moak, MCA


    III.        A Lesson on Layoffs for School District Employees

    *       A Lesson on Layoffs - PowerPoint

    *       Job Description - Mission CISD

    *       Sample Letter of Reasonable Assurance

    *       Unitended Consequences

    *       Weeks of Unemployment Benefit in Texas Chart

    *       Budgetary Aftermath

    ·   Melissa Aguerro-Ramirez, Region One ESC

    ·   Frances Guzman, Region One ESC


     IV.        Education Jobs Fund
                                   *     Education Jobs Fund - TEA Presentation
                       *     Education Jobs Fund - Region One Allocations
                       *    Education Jobs Fund - Summary

    ·   Frances Guzman, Region One ESC


       V.        Project Share (Online Support for Professional Development and Resources)

    ·   Elaine Sellhorn, Region One ESC


     VI.           Update on E-Rate Policy

    Email on E-Rate Policy Update

    Revised Excess Cost Worksheets (District specific reports available upon request)

    Excess Cost Criteria

    Pupil Projections 2011-2012

    ·   Adrian Garcia, Region One ESC


    VII.        Resources

    U.S. Dept of Justice Letter -

    “… State and local educational agencies are required to provide all children with equal access to public education…”


    VIII.        Announcements/Correspondence

    ·   Investing School District Funds - July 27-28, 2011


     IX.        Adjournment


    Region One

Last Modified on June 10, 2011