Event to Help Schools Make Future-Oriented Financial Decisions
Join Allovue and education finance trailblazers at the Future of Education Finance Summit (FEFS) on October 8, 2019, in Baltimore, Maryland. This year’s theme, Blazing the Trail, will navigate the checkpoints and challenges of creating sustainable resource strategies for school districts. District leaders and education finance professionals are invited to attend this daylong event and earn up to 5.0 CPE credits. FEFS will arm leadership with tactical solutions and serve as a figurative “pulse check,” allowing participants to evaluate their resource allocation plans, ensuring they are making the best financial decisions for their districts, schools, and students.
Across the world, equity and accessibility have become two of the thorniest issues districts face as they continue to offer learning in remote and hybrid learning environments. In the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, some states delayed online learning because they realized all students could not access it.
The NPR Student Podcast Challenge, which has drawn more than 35,000 students around the country into the world of audio storytelling, is back for its third year. Students in grades 5–12 can participate in the 2021 challenge by creating a three- to eight-minute podcast about a topic they want to explore.
A free online whiteboard tool called Whiteboard.fi provides classroom teachers with live feedback and immediate overview of their students’ learning. After creating a virtual class space on Whiteboard.fi, teachers invite their students to join.