Strategic Planning, Business Plans, & Performance Budgeting
- GFOA: Smart School Spending Overview
- GFOA: Academic Return on Investment
- Managerial Accounting and Continuous Improvement Initiatives
- How does your district currently make budget decisions? What are the gaps between your district's current process and the processes presented in the readings?
- What would it take to move your district towards the processes presented in the readings?
- How do you see your financial/business office and academics working together to implement performance budgeting? What roadblocks would you anticipate?
- How does your district currently approach strategic planning?
- How are cross-departmental initiative managed?
- How do you know your initiatives are successful?
- How do departments stay aligned in your organization?
- How does your district currently approach planning for large initiative investments?
- How would you keep a project/initiative "true" to the business plan?