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Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Highlights from the Regents Meeting | Jan. 14-15, 2019 »
Transitional Certification for CPAs With Experience Working in Schools or BOCES The Regents discussed a proposed amend...
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
ASBO New York Partner Forecast5 Presents Monthly 5Sight Tip »
Using 5Sight to compare student achievement between similar districts. Previous tips have focused on financial, perso...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
Smart Schools Bond Act Update »
NYSED’s Stephen McNally gave an update on the Smart Schools Bond Act to the Public School Accounting Committee January 8,...
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
State Update »
ASBO scored two legislative successes at the end of December as the Legislature sent over to the Governor the last batch o...
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
ASBO to Release 2019-20 School Aid Proposal »
ASBO will be releasing its own 2019-20 School Aid Proposal at the beginning of January when the Legislature returns to Alb...
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
More Than Half of New York’s School Children Suffer From Economic Disadvantage »
New Data Show Slight Decline in Poverty as Economic Disadvantage Continues to Grow By Dr. Andrew Van Alstyne The...
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Additional State Subsidy For Purchasing New York State Food Products »
The State Education Department has released guidance prepared by the New York State Education Department and the New...
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Regents Action on Commissioner’s Regulations »
Regulations approved by the Regents included: ESSA implementation. Additional changes to regulations ap...
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Regents Recommend $2.1 Billion Increase for School Districts »
The Regents approved their proposal on State Aid to school districts.   They proposed an increase of $2.1 billio...
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
School-Level Financial Transparency Webinar »
On Monday, ASBO hosted a panel of business officials to discuss their experiences reporting school-level financial data un...
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
2019 Tax Cap Increase Likely to be Two Percent »
The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) for November increased 2....
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
NYSHIP Update »
On Thursday, November 8, 2018, an ASBO New York representative attended the Participating Agency Advisory Council meeting...
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Regents Firm Up State Aid, Budget and Legislative Priorities »
ASBO Commentary: At the November Regents meeting the Regents advanced state aid, legislative and budget priorities for...
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Ensuring Stability for Foster Care Students »
The State Education Department (SED) and the Office of Children and Family Services (OCF) presented a live broadcast on...
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Advocacy Update »
ASBO met with the New York Grown Foods for New York Kids (NYGFFNYK) coalition last week to discuss the group’s 2019-20 p...
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Budget and legislative proposals »
The Regents discussed non-State Aid budget and legislative proposals including:   Promotion o...
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Regent Reyes: Has CFE been met? »
At Monday’s Regents State Aid Sub-committee meeting, Regent Reyes asked a profound question. From a legal perspective,...
Wednesday, October 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
ASBO New York Partner Forecast5 Presents Monthly 5Sight Tip »
5Sight’s analytical tools provide valuable data for comparing salaries in your district with your peer school districts. I...
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
School Districts Respond to Transparency Reporting »
In an ASBO survey distributed to the 75 school districts (excluding NYC) required to report school-level financial transpa...
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Achieving Equity and Transparency in Schools »
  L to R: Michael Borges, Executive Director, ASBO New York; Katie Hagan, Researcher, Georgetown Univers...
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Regents Approve 180-day Regulations and Begin Discussion of Aid Proposal »
The Board of Regents held its monthly meeting September 17-18, 2018.  The agenda and materials are posted at www.r...
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
ESSA Lessons from Around the Nation »
by Rosalyn Curato, Chief Customer Officer, Allouve   The Every Student Succeeds Act (“ESSA”) has been a divisiv...
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Request for Committee Members »
ASBO is seeking members to serve on the various committees that play an integral role in the operations and mission of the...
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
NYSED State Aid News »
Interest Rate and Building Project Data Since 2002, school districts have received aid for larger school construction...
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Don’t Let Your Aid Become A Prior Year Claim »
This week is an important deadline for 2016-17 aid claims, after which aid rightfully due to the district will become a pr...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Regents Approve Regulations on School Accountability NYSED Conducts Information Session »
On Wednesday, June 13, 2018, the New York State Education Department (NYSED) hosted an extensive ESSA training session for...
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Regents News »
The Regents held a moment of silence for former Commissioner Ambach, increased oversight of school calendars for state aid...
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Districts Work on School Level Reporting Requirements »
Record attendance at NYSASBO's Education Summit has provided many opportunities for collaboration and learning.  More...
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Janus: Taylor Law's Impact and Legacy »
The Albany education community met  May 30, 2018  to assess the potential impact of the Janus v AFSCME case on t...
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
School Level Financial Reporting Survey »
As NYSASBO continues to assess new requirements for school level financial reporting, we’d like to hear from school distri...
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Charitable Funds Guidance Released »
Charitable Funds Guidance Released The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance has issued guidance...
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Clarification Concerning Professional Development Requirements Relating to English Language Learners »
NYSASBO has received questions from members asking for clarification of professional development requirements relating to...
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
New Pathway for CPAs »
New Pathway for CPAs to Become Certified to Lead School District Business Offices In an effort to expand the pool of qu...
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Prohibition Against Meal Shaming »
The 2018-2019 State Budget amended Education Law 908 as added by Section 2 of Part B of Chapter 56 of the laws of 2018 to...
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
NYSED Seeking Input on Special Education Provider Management System »
The State Education Department is looking for volunteers from school districts of special education directors and school b...

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