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Grant USD Categorical Director to Join Top Education Consulting Firm and Open Categorical Division

Posted on June 30, 2008

School Innovations & Advocacy (SI&A), a prominent professional services company which provides consulting, products and services and legislative advocacy for school districts, county offices of education and individual schools, has announced that Rick Carder will join SI&A as Director - Categorical Support.

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Clovis USD Superintendent to Join Top Education Consulting Firm and Open new Office in Central Vall

Posted on May 21, 2008

​School Innovations & Advocacy (SI&A), a company specializing in legislative advocacy, categorical support, attendance accounting programs, mandate reimbursement and a host of other solutions for school districts, county offices of education and individual schools, has announced that highly-respected California school business official, Bill McGuire, will join SI&A as vice president of Professional & Fiscal Services.

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SI&A Acquires Academic Accelerator®

Posted on April 30, 2008

School Innovations & Advocacy, Inc (SI&A), a growing full-service firm with expertise in categorical support, attendance, special education, mandates and advocacy is proud to announce its acquisition of Academic Accelerator, LLC®. Academic Accelerator is a leader in providing tools for school improvement planning and School Accountability Report Cards (SARCs).

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EIA Webinar - a Special Online Opportunity

Posted on April 21, 2008

Due to demand for our EIA workshops in spring, we will be providing a final summary session, via webinar, for those who could not attend these workshops in person-a convenient way to participate online from your location!

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California School News State Budget Alert

Posted on April 08, 2008

Mandated-cost claim service can help plug holes in local budgets
Appropriately, school districts are seeking advice on steps they can take now to prepare for the 2008-09 state budget. Anticipating these fiscal pressures, CSBA began a process several months ago to identify ways to assist schools in maximizing revenues in order to avoid cutting programs.

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Year-End Categorical Workshop - Plan now for a successful year end

Posted on March 12, 2008

Don’t let the daunting accounting rules for categorical fund year-end activities cause you stress! The indirect costs, administrative costs, sub-agreements, post retirement benefits, federal interest earnings, accruals, and CAT-Report can be overwhelming for even the most seasoned personnel. Advance preparation with this workshop will help minimize accounting errors, prevent audit adjustments and facilitate a smooth categorical closing.

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CSBA, School Innovations & Advocacy offer new special education review services

Posted on March 05, 2008

SACRAMENTO, CA — The California School Boards Association has entered into a partnership with School Innovations & Advocacy, an education services company, to begin offering Special Education Review services to school districts and county offices of education. Special Education Review services will determine methods for districts/COEs to reallocate existing resources while maintaining special education program integrity.

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Road to Your Dreams - Where Can Education Take You?

Posted on March 04, 2008

Education can take you far - where do you want to go? Consider the places you could visit, a job you could have, or exciting discoveries you could find. Make an artwork that shares your dreams and how your education will take you there.

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