MARS Regional Finance PD Sessions
Updated: Feb 7
Understanding Regional Assessments Professional Development Series for MARS Members
The Massachusetts Association of Regional Schools is pleased to offer a series of three workshops via ZOOM. All workskhops are offered to our annual members at no cost. A MARS District may register more than one participant by completing a registration form for each session attendee. Learn more about regional school finance and regional assessments as we prepare for a new budget season. These informative workshops are ideal for Superintendents, School Committee members, and any District or Town leader looking to know more about the process and variables affecting school and town budgeting.
You may register for one or all three of these sessions. The hands-on workshops are offered on consecutive Wednesdays from 3 PM to 4:30 PM beginning January 27 (Session 1), (RESCHEDULED) February 24 (Session 2), and February 10, 2021 (Sessions 3 & 4). Session 1 Defining The Parts of Regional Assessments Session 2 Understanding State Aid - Chapter 70 and 71 Session 3 Understanding Regional School District Assessment Methods Session 4 Understanding Changes to Assessments You will receive a confirmation and sign-in link directly from Zoom.
Save the Dates Additional registration links will be sent for Sessions 2 and 3/4 Session 2 - Wednesday, February 24, 2021 Sessions 3 and 4 - Wednesday, February 10, 2021