As we begin the new financial year, it is important to remember a few critical posting requirements for financial transparency and policy items. These are required by the SDE and statute to provide the public with a window into the finances of districts.
The current state of the budget crisis in education is many things: frightening, discouraging, anger inducing, sad. But we must communicate the accurate and most recent facts we know about the situation to our concerned parents and communities on a regular basis.
This article will probably shock you in that it does not contain one single graph, calculation or any other kind of number. However, it does relate directly to them.
My husband and I have been moving this past month, and now that we're semi-settled into the new homestead, I've had to update our address and contact info on all our personal accounts.
We became concerned a few months ago when a media blitz started about the taxation patterns of wind farms (wind energy systems if you talk to industry people).