Professional Development


Build enduring skills. Excel in your discipline.
Benefit from a lasting investment … in YOU.

CASBO is professional development. It’s at the heart of our existence … and we’re good at it!

That’s why our catalog covers a wide variety of topics and strives to fulfill the learning needs of California school business professionals like you.

With expert instructors who provide content that evolves in direct response to our state’s budget and policy changes, you’ll receive in-depth training on today’s foremost topics in educational leadership. And you’ll leave with solutions you can immediately implement in the real world.

But that’s not all! String together a handful of these workshops, combine them with your prior experience and education, and you’ll be CASBO-certified in no time at all!

Take a look at our offerings, and add up the benefits to your career, your organization and the students you serve. Then make the best decision you’ve made all day: the decision to invest in you.

Please Note: A faxed registration form or PO number does not constitute an order. In order to ensure a first-come, first-served spot at the table, all registrations must be completed online. Thank you!

 

 

Need assistance with Professional Development? Here is who to contact:

Melissa Martinez

Professional Development Specialist
mmartinez@casbo.org
(916) 504-2252

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Upcoming Events

  Budget Basics and Beyond - 04/16/2020 - Sonoma COE

Sonoma COE

Thursday - April 16, 2020
  Advanced Budgeting - 4/16/2020 - Fairfield-Suisun USD

Fairfield-Suisun USD

Thursday - April 16, 2020
  Standardized Account Code Structure: Basic Concepts - 4/16/2020 - San Luis Obispo COE

San Luis Obispo COE

Thursday - April 16, 2020
  Year-End Closing - 4/16/2020 - Alameda COE

Alameda COE

Thursday - April 16, 2020
  Advanced Budgeting - 04/17/2020 - Sonoma COE

Sonoma COE

Friday - April 17, 2020
  Payroll Concepts - 04/17/2020 - SLO COE

San Luis Obispo COE

Friday - April 17, 2020
  Maximizing ADA & Maintaining Compliance With Independent Study - 4/17/2020 - Alameda COE

Alameda COE

Friday - April 17, 2020
  Standardized Account Code Structure: Advanced Concepts - 4/17/2020 - San Luis Obispo COE

San Luis Obispo COE

Friday - April 17, 2020
  Payroll Concepts - 04/20/2020 - Shasta COE

Shasta COE

Monday - April 20, 2020
  School Facilities & the CBO: Financial & Legal Aspects of Facility Programs - 4/20/2020 - SB CSS- West End

San Bernardino CSS - West End Educational Service Center

Monday - April 20, 2020
  Pupil Attendance Accounting for Business Office Personnel - 04/21/20 - San Bernardino CSS-West End

San Bernardino CSS - West End Educational Service Center

Tuesday - April 21, 2020
  Records Retention - 04/22/20 - Folsom-Cordova USD

Folsom-Cordova USD

Wednesday - April 22, 2020
  Legal Aspects & Hands-On Accounting for Student Body Organizations - 4/22/2020 - SBCSS

SBCSS - West End Educational Service Center

Wednesday - April 22, 2020
  Standardized Account Code Structure: Basic Concepts - 4/22/2020 - San Mateo COE

San Mateo COE

Wednesday - April 22, 2020
  Payroll Concepts - 04/27/20 - San Joaquin COE

San Joaquin COE

Monday - April 27, 2020
Advanced Budgeting adds an in-depth perspective to the budget development process. Workshop topics include a brief review of California school budgets; a review of responsibilities, policies and calendars; the budget building pyramid approach; the school budget development process; steps in budget development; revenues; expenditures; position control; multi-year forecasting; monitoring and reporting on the budget during the fiscal year; budget documents; and budget presentations. Who should attend:
  • Superintendents
  • Chief business officials
  • Chief financial officers
  • Instructional leaders
  • Budget development staff
  • Business office staff
 
Michael Johnston, Assistant Superintendent of Business Services for Clovis Unified School District, is a CASBO Past President and a certified Chief Business Official through the association. Johnston has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration, emphasis in Accounting, and a Master of Science Degree in Educational Leadership and Supervision. With 20 years of experience in public education finances and management under his belt, Johnston brings a wealth of expertise to the development and presentation of the Advanced Budgeting workshop series, while also presenting throughout the state at the Human Resources Academy for the Association of Certificated School Administrators (ACSA).
CASBO is committed to offering timely, relevant professional development to its members. We also welcome your feedback. If you’d like to request or recommend a specific workshop topic and/or presenter, please don’t hesitate to send us your thoughts. Please send any feedback or requests to pd@casbo.org.