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IDEA Special Education Fiscal Monitoring Regional Trainings

The Special Education Finance Section is pleased to announce regional trainings related to IDEA fiscal monitoring.  Each session will cover pertinent fiscal accountability requirements, specific examples of these requirements, monitoring questions used to determine compliance, and corrective actions necessary to meet IDEA fiscal compliance. Each participant will receive a printed, bound copy of the new Special Education Fiscal Monitoring Guide.  The trainings will be offered from 11:30am-3:30pm at the locations listed below. All districts are welcome to attend.  However, districts completing self-assessments (Cohort 1) or receiving on-site visits (Cohort 3 and notified by email) in 2014-15 are strongly encouraged to participate in order to prepare for the upcoming monitoring.

To register, please complete the registration form below and email to [email protected].  For questions, contact Leslie Turpin at [email protected]

St. Joseph

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Department of Conservation-NW Regional Office

701 James McCarthy Drive

St. Joseph, MO  64507

Cape Girardeau

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Cape Girardeau Public Library

711 North Clark

Cape Girardeau, MO  63701


Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Department of Conservation-NE Regional Office

3500 South Baltimore

Kirksville, MO  63501

Jefferson City

Friday, October 17, 2014

Governor Office Building Room 450

200 Madison Street

Jefferson City, MO  65101


Monday, October 20, 2014

Springfield “Library Center” Auditorium

4653 South Campbell Avenue

Springfield, MO  65810

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