The Board's Role in School Finance


In this session, board members will learn their role in the budget process and how it relates the board's mission and vision for the school system.

Major topics covered during this session include:

  • History of School Finance
  • Overview of the BEP
  • Local Revenue and Federal Funds
  • Budget Process
  • How to Read a Budget Document
  • Factors Affecting a Budget
  • Building Support for the Budget

October 1, 2013: Jackson - DoubleTree
October 18, 2013: Knoxville West - Hilton Garden Inn
October 24, 2013: TSBA Headquarters




    Chris Henson                     Robert Greene