School Finance Leader: October 2019


The School Finance Leader is a curated monthly digest of useful public entity finance and leadership links brought to you by Miles Capital. Our goal is to bring you the information you want (and need) in an easy-to-use format.


Five Minutes (or Less)


775 Iowa High School Students Awarded State Seal of Biliteracy

Educate Iowa


As Colleges Back Off Standardized Tests, ACT Offers Section Retakes

CNN


The Hard Data Says The US Economy Is Just Fine

CNBC


Ten Minutes (or Less)


Report: Iowa should develop EdTech sector as next strategic cluster

Business Record


Administrators Share 7 Tips For Building Positive School Culture

Education Dive


Who's Doing the Teaching After School Lets Out?

Ed Week


A Bit Longer


GFOA Best Practices: Investment Policy

An investment policy describes the parameters for investing government funds and identifies the investment objectives, preferences or tolerance for risk, constraints on the investment portfolio, and how the investment program will be managed and monitored.

https://www.gfoa.org/investment-policy



Features


Fun from A to Z: 26 Iowa Attractions

Travel Iowa


How Strong is your Investment Program? Self-Assessment

Click Here!



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