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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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Clovis USD School Business Official Bill McGuire to Join Top Education Consulting Firm

Posted on February 14, 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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