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2020 Annual Conference Registration

2020 Annual Conference Registration








Early Bird Pricing until March 15th

Full Conference
$340 Members/$510 Nonmembers
Pre-Conference or One Day Registration
$170 Members/$255 Nonmembers
Certification Class or Half Day Workshops
$85 Members/$130 Nonmembers

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NOTE:  There are several sessions that overlap so please pay close attention to session start and finish times.  See below for a quick overview on overlapping sessions:

Pre-Conference sessions conflict with certification classes and half-day workshops
Session A overlaps with sessions B & C
Session D overlaps with sessions E & F
Session G overlaps with sessions H, i, & J
Session H overlaps with sessions i & J

When
4/21/2020 - 4/23/2020
Where
Amway Grand Plaza Hotel 187 Monroe Ave NW Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Program

   

Tuesday, 21 April 2020

 
Time
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM

8:30 AM

Time
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM

8:30 AM

Time
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM

Time
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM

Time
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
8:30 AM

This class is a certification class for the following tracks: Business Office Manager, Business Office Specialist, and Chief Financial Officer. This class can be used as an elective class for all other tracks.
Time
8:30 AM - 11:45 AM
8:30 AM

This class is a certification class for the School Payroll Specialist certification track. This class can be used as an elective class for all other tracks.
Time
8:30 AM - 11:45 AM
8:30 AM

This class is a certification class and is required in all tracks except Business Office Specialist and School Payroll Specialist. This class can be used as an elective class for Business Office Specialist and School Payroll Specialist.
Time
8:30 AM - 11:45 AM
8:30 AM

This class is a certification class for the Human Resource Specialist certification track. This class can be used as an elective class for all other tracks.
Time
8:30 AM - 11:45 AM
8:30 AM

This class is a certification class for the Chief Financial Officer certification track. This class can be used as an elective class for all other tracks.
Time
1:15 PM - 4:30 PM
1:15 PM

This class is a certification class for the Facilities Director certification track. This class can be used as an elective class for all other tracks.
Time
1:15 PM - 4:30 PM
1:15 PM

This class is a certification class and is required in all tracks except Child Nutrition Director. This class can be used as an elective class for Child Nutrition Director certification track.
Time
1:15 PM - 4:30 PM
1:15 PM

This class is a certification class for the Business Office Manager and Chief Financial Officer certification tracks. This class can be used as an elective class for all other tracks.
Time
1:15 PM - 4:30 PM
1:15 PM

Time
1:15 PM - 4:30 PM
1:15 PM

Wednesday, 22 April 2020

 
Attending Wednesday and Thursday
Time
4/22/2020 6:00 AM - 4/23/2020 4:00 PM
6:00 AM

Attending Wednesday Only
Time
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM

Time
6:00 AM - 7:00 AM
6:00 AM

Extra Wednesday Lunch for guest
Time
7:00 AM - 12:30 PM
7:00 AM

This class is a certification class for the Chief Technology Officer and Operations Director certification tracks. This class can be used as an elective class for all other tracks.
Time
9:20 AM - 12:20 PM
9:20 AM

This class is a certification class for the Facilities Director certification track. This class can be used as an elective class for all other tracks.
Time
9:20 AM - 12:20 PM
9:20 AM

Time
9:20 AM - 11:40 AM
9:20 AM

9:20 AM

9:20 AM

Time
9:20 AM - 10:20 AM
9:20 AM

Time
9:20 AM - 10:20 AM
9:20 AM

Time
9:20 AM - 10:20 AM
9:20 AM

Analyzing Debt Refinancing Opportunities in Today's Market
Time
9:20 AM - 10:20 AM
9:20 AM

Learning How to Prevent Fraud: Districts Who Learned the Lessons the Hard Way
Time
9:20 AM - 10:20 AM
9:20 AM

9:20 AM

Time
9:20 AM - 10:20 AM
9:20 AM

Time
9:20 AM - 10:20 AM
9:20 AM

Time
9:20 AM - 10:20 AM
9:20 AM

9:20 AM

The Opioid Epidemic: What Michigan Public Schools Should Know
Time
9:20 AM - 10:20 AM
9:20 AM

Time
9:20 AM - 10:20 AM
9:20 AM

9:20 AM

Time
9:20 AM - 10:20 AM
9:20 AM

Time
9:20 AM - 10:20 AM
9:20 AM

Time
10:40 AM - 11:40 AM
10:40 AM

Time
10:40 AM - 11:40 AM
10:40 AM

Time
10:40 AM - 11:40 AM
10:40 AM

Time
10:40 AM - 11:40 AM
10:40 AM

10:40 AM

10:40 AM

Balanced Calendar (Year-Round School) and the Effect on the Business Office
Time
10:40 AM - 11:40 AM
10:40 AM

Time
10:40 AM - 11:40 AM
10:40 AM

10:40 AM

Time
10:40 AM - 11:40 AM
10:40 AM

Time
10:40 AM - 11:40 AM
10:40 AM

Time
10:40 AM - 11:40 AM
10:40 AM

A Seat at the Table: Leveraging Your Expertise as a Business Official to Empower Change in Your School
Time
10:40 AM - 11:40 AM
10:40 AM

Time
10:40 AM - 11:40 AM
10:40 AM

Time
10:40 AM - 11:40 AM
10:40 AM

10:40 AM

10:40 AM

Have You Been Asked About Data? Connect with the Michigan Data Hub
Time
10:40 AM - 11:40 AM
10:40 AM

10:40 AM

Thursday, 23 April 2020

 
Attending Thursday Only
Time
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM

Time
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
7:00 AM

SET SEG Fun Run/Walk Guest Registration
Time
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
7:00 AM

This class is a certification class for the Child Nutrition Director certification track. This class can be used as an elective class for all other tracks.
Time
8:20 AM - 11:20 AM
8:20 AM

This class is a certification class for the Pupil Accounting Auditor, Pupil Accounting Specialist, and Specialist in Educational Data certification tracks. This class can be used as an elective class for all other tracks.
Time
8:20 AM - 11:20 AM
8:20 AM

Construction Projects: Clarifying Widespread Misunderstandings about Laws and Procedures
Time
8:20 AM - 9:20 AM
8:20 AM

8:20 AM

Capital Project Funding Options: Avenues for Operational Cost Savings
Time
8:20 AM - 9:20 AM
8:20 AM

Time
8:20 AM - 9:20 AM
8:20 AM

Time
8:20 AM - 9:20 AM
8:20 AM

The Profit and Pitfalls of Shared Time Arrangements with Nonpublic Schools
Time
8:20 AM - 9:20 AM
8:20 AM

Time
8:20 AM - 9:20 AM
8:20 AM

Time
8:20 AM - 9:20 AM
8:20 AM

8:20 AM

Adverse Childhood Experiences and the Whole Child Health and Well-Being
Time
8:20 AM - 9:20 AM
8:20 AM

8:20 AM

CBD, Medical Cannabis, and Vaping: What School Officials Need to Know!
Time
8:20 AM - 9:20 AM
8:20 AM

Employee Leave and Compensation: Get It Right or Pay the Price
Time
8:20 AM - 9:20 AM
8:20 AM

Where Do We Go From Here? Evaluating Health Insurance Solutions
Time
8:20 AM - 9:20 AM
8:20 AM

Pupil Accounting for the Nontraditional Learning Environment
Time
8:20 AM - 9:20 AM
8:20 AM

8:20 AM

The Basics of Implementing One-To-One Devices in Your District
Time
8:20 AM - 9:20 AM
8:20 AM

Time
8:20 AM - 9:20 AM
8:20 AM

Time
9:40 AM - 10:40 AM
9:40 AM

Time
9:40 AM - 10:40 AM
9:40 AM

Building Community Through Bond Projects: An Overview of the Process and Roles
Time
9:40 AM - 10:40 AM
9:40 AM

Time
9:40 AM - 10:40 AM
9:40 AM

Subrecipient Monitoring & Collaboration Under Uniform Grant Guidance
Time
9:40 AM - 10:40 AM
9:40 AM

The ABC's of Federal Program Compliance and Accounting Along with Preparing for Your Audit
Time
9:40 AM - 10:40 AM
9:40 AM

Understanding the Headlee Rollback and Effective Millage Proposal Strategies
Time
9:40 AM - 10:40 AM
9:40 AM

Time
9:40 AM - 10:40 AM
9:40 AM

9:40 AM

9:40 AM

Time
9:40 AM - 10:40 AM
9:40 AM

Time
9:40 AM - 10:40 AM
9:40 AM

Time
9:40 AM - 10:40 AM
9:40 AM

Performance Evaluations: Giving and Receiving Constructive Feedback for Non-Instructional Staff
Time
9:40 AM - 10:40 AM
9:40 AM

Time
9:40 AM - 10:40 AM
9:40 AM

Top 10 Reasons Why Your District Loses FTE/Foundation Allowance Revenue
Time
9:40 AM - 10:40 AM
9:40 AM

Time
9:40 AM - 10:40 AM
9:40 AM

9:40 AM

Certification Wrap Up/Ethics NO Charge- Attending Full Conference or Thursday Only. NOTE: This class can be taken only if you are two classes or less (not including the Wrap Up/Ethics session) from completing your certification. This certification class is required in all tracks. (Qualifies for 1.0 Ethics CPE).
Time
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
12:30 PM

Cost: $70 MSBO Members $105 Non-Members. NOTE: This class can be taken only if you are two classes or less (not including the Wrap Up/Ethics Session) from completing your certification.This certification class is required in all tracks. (Qualifies for 1.0 Ethics CPE)
Time
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
12:30 PM

1:15 PM

Time
1:15 PM - 2:30 PM
1:15 PM

Time
1:15 PM - 2:30 PM
1:15 PM

1:15 PM

Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM

Let's Talk About the MMC Graduation Requirements and the Personal Curriculum (PC) Flexibility
Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM

1:15 PM

Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM

Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM

Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM

1:15 PM

1:15 PM

Get in the Know for Technology: Resources for Technology Directors
Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM

Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM

Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM

Time
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
1:15 PM

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2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM

2:00 PM

2:00 PM

Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM

2:00 PM

2:00 PM

Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM

Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM

Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM

2:00 PM

Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM

Time
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
2:00 PM

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