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ED 770 Overview

This course provides an overview of the Wisconsin School Finance System and provide theoretical and practical knowledge to enable a superintendent to successfully fulfill leadership responsibilities regarding finance and business operations of the school district. The course specifically addresses the following ISLIC Standards: • Standard 3 – The school administrator is an educational leader who promotes the success of all students by ensuring management of the organization’s operations and resources for a safe, efficient, and effective learning environment. • Standard 4 – The school administrator is an educational leader who promotes the success of all students by collaborating with family and community members, responding to diverse community interests and needs, and mobilizing community resources. • Standard 5 – The school administrator is an educational leader who promotes the success of all students by acting with integrity and fairness, and in an ethical manner. • Standard 6 – The school administrator is an educational leader who promotes the success of all students by understanding, responding to, and influencing the larger political, social, economic, legal, and cultural context. • Standards 1 and 2 – “Facilitating Shared Vision” and “Sustaining Culture and Instructional Program” will be indirectly supported through development of leadership competencies addressed in the course. The emphasis of this course is on the Wisconsin System of School Finance, the Wisconsin School Budgeting Cycle, and business and operations functions of the school district. Attention will be focused on the theoretical and practical knowledge necessary to address school district financial requirements as well as political aspects by creating community understanding and support for the financial operations of the district.

  • 3.00 Credits
  • ED

Sections

School Finance and Economics - 2021 Summer ED770

Stritch.DescriptionLabel: This course provides an overview of the Wisconsin School Finance System and provide theoretical and practical knowledge to enable a superintendent to successfully fulfill leadership responsibilities regarding finance and business operations of the school district. The course specifically addresses the following ISLIC Standards: • Standard 3 – The school administrator is an educational leader who promotes the success of all students by ensuring management of the organization’s operations and resources for a safe, efficient, and effective learning environment. • Standard 4 – The school administrator is an educational leader who promotes the success of all students by collaborating with family and community members, responding to diverse community interests and needs, and mobilizing community resources. • Standard 5 – The school administrator is an educational leader who promotes the success of all students by acting with integrity and fairness, and in an ethical manner. • Standard 6 – The school administrator is an educational leader who promotes the success of all students by understanding, responding to, and influencing the larger political, social, economic, legal, and cultural context. • Standards 1 and 2 – “Facilitating Shared Vision” and “Sustaining Culture and Instructional Program” will be indirectly supported through development of leadership competencies addressed in the course. The emphasis of this course is on the Wisconsin System of School Finance, the Wisconsin School Budgeting Cycle, and business and operations functions of the school district. Attention will be focused on the theoretical and practical knowledge necessary to address school district financial requirements as well as political aspects by creating community understanding and support for the financial operations of the district.

Course Code:
ED 770 A

5/31/2021 - 8/1/2021

Online