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Basics of School Budgeting & Finance: Understanding the Basic Education Formula (BEF) Workshop: Located at IU 4, Pennsylvania College of Technology, Williamsport: Professional Development Center & IU 18

Based on requests from our members, PASA and PASBO will host 3 additional workshops on Understanding the Basic Education Formula (BEF).

Understanding the Basic Education Formula (BEF) – Full-Day Workshop

Description: Understanding the mechanics of the BEF formula, including all student and district weights, articulating the “share” concept behind the BEF formula, and appreciating the cumulative impact of the formula and what happens when more or less state funding is added.

Identifying, understanding, and explaining the trends behind each school district’s weighted student count and what it means for future BEF subsidy and state revenue.

Learning how to explain the BEF formula and its impact on your school district to your board and community; communicating your formula metrics and future formula metrics in an easy-to-understand manner.

Registration Fee:
PASA Member: $150.00
Non-Members: $200.00

Join us for one of these full-day workshops to be held on the following days and locations:

When and Where: 

Midwestern Intermediate Unit IV
453 Maple Street
Grove City, PA  16127
Monday, November 21
Register for this session HERE
Pennsylvania College of Technology, Williamsport
Professional Development Center

One College Avenue
Williamsport, PA 17701
Tuesday, January 17, 2023
Register for this session HERE

Luzerne Intermediate Unit #18
368 Tioga Ave
Kingston PA 18704
Wednesday, January 18, 2023
Register for this session HERE

Contact PASA Executive Director Dr. Sherri Smith at ssmith@pasa-net.org or PASBO Executive Director Hannah Barrick at hbarrick@pasbo.org.