Wisconsin Federal Funding Conference

Schedule at a Glance

 

Sunday, February 24, 2019
6:30-8 PM Conference Registration
Monday, February 25, 2019
7 AM - 4:30 PM
Conference Registration
7 - 8 AM
Breakfast
8 - 8:15 AM
Conference Welcome, Introductions and Purpose of Conference
8:15 - 9:15 AM
General Session - Federal Grants 101
9:30 - 10:30 AM
Concurrent Sessions 1
  • Introduction to Title I, Part A Funding
  • Introduction to IDEA Funding
  • Allowable Costs Under the Uniform Grant Guidance
10:45 - 11:45 AM Concurrent Sessions 2
  • Title I Supplement, Not Supplant, Requirements and Determining Allowable Costs
  • Introduction to IDEA Maintenance of Effort Requirements
  • Wisconsin Uniform Financial Accounting Requirements (WUFAR) 101
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Lunch (provided)  
12:30 - 1:30 PM
Concurrent Sessions 3
  • Introduction to Title II, Part A Funding
  • IDEA's Equitable Participation for Private School Students
  • Allowable Costs, WUFAR and WISEgrants
1:45 - 2:45 PM
Concurrent Sessions 4
  • Introduction to Title III, Part A Funding and Supporting English Learners
  • Coordinated Early Intervening Services (Voluntary) & Title I Schoolwide Set-Aside Options
  • Written Procedures and DPI's Risk Assessment
3 - 4 PM Concurrent Sessions 5
  • Enhancing Programs with Title IV, Part A
  • ESSA's Maintenance of Effort Requirements and Title I Comparability Reporting
  • Common Audit and Monitoring Findings
4:30 - 6 PM
Networking Reception
   
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
7 AM - 3 PM
Conference Registration
7 - 8:15 AM
Breakfast 
 8:15 - 8:30 AM  Opening Remarks
8:30 - 9:30 AM
General Session - Connecting the Results of Your Root Cause Analysis to How You Spend Your Federal Funds
9:45 - 10:45 AM
Concurrent Sessions 6
  • Using Title I Funds to Close Achievement Gaps
  • Federal Funds Jeopardy
  • Digital Learning and Technology Funding Options for District Collaborative Planning
11 AM - 12 PM
Concurrent Sessions 7
  • Carl Perkins Act (CPA) Grant: Overview and Changes Since Reauthorization
  • WISEdata and IDEA Compliance - How Student Data Impacts Funding
  • ESSA School Level Reporting: What's Happening, What's Next, and Why You Should Care
12 - 12:45 PM Lunch (provided)
12:45 - 1:45 PM
Concurrent Sessions 8
  • ESSA's Requirements for Equitable Participation of Private Schools
  • Planning for Fund 27 Under the IDEA MOE Requirement
  • Indirect Costs Recovery and Federal Funds
2 - 3 PM
Concurrent Sessions 9
  • How to Select Evidence Based Strategies and Use Federal Funds to Support Them
  • ESSA School Level Reporting: What's Happening, What's Next, and Why You Should Care (Repeat from Day 2, 11 AM)
  • Common Audit and Monitoring Findings (Repeat from Day 1, 3 PM)