Understanding Federal Prek-12 Grants and Waivers in a COVID-19 Climate



Description:

School business professionals have many compliance concerns about spending federal funds as they lead their school districts through the COVID-19 crisis. Which spending rules must SBOs follow and what federal waivers and flexibilities are available? Find out what you need to know about COVID-19-related changes to ESSA, IDEA, 2 CFR 200, EDGAR, and preschool grants in this informative webinar with ASBO International’s Legislative Advisory Committee (LAC) Chair.

Objectives:

Objective 1: Identify key federal grant programs that are available to support PreK–12 education initiatives as school districts respond to the COVID-19 national emergency.

Objective 2: Identify the specific federal laws and regulations that determine allowable use of funds for federal grants and related reporting requirements.

Objective 3: Understand which federal regulatory requirements have been waived to help school business professionals make the right budgeting and purchasing decisions to support student learning.

Presenters:

Sharie Lewis, CPA, Director of Business Services and Operations, Parkrose SD

Knowledge Level:
Basic

SFO Domains:

Financial Planning, Budget Planning, and Analysis

Credits:
1 SFO

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