VASBO and Forecast5 have partnered to offer all VASBO members an exclusive Lunch and Learn Webinar Series. Completion of each 50 minute webinar qualifies as 1 CPE credit. CPE Certificates will be issued at the end of each quarter. Participants will gain industry-wide knowledge while understanding how to leverage their data for strategic decision making. Register for as many sessions as you'd like using the links provided below. For more information on the webinar series, please contact support@forecast5analytics.com.


DATE & TIME

WEBINAR SESSION


TUESDAY, SEPT. 11, 2018
NOON EST




EXPLORING THE FORECAST5 SUITE OF DATA ANALYTICS TOOLS
Learn the tools that help K–12 educational leaders leverage division, demographic and peer data to develop future-focused strategies for managing limited resources, achieving education outcomes and improving academic ROI in today’s challenging budget environment. WATCH A RECORDING 


TUESDAY, OCT. 9, 2018
NOON EST

ESSA REPORTING & MONTHLY FINANCIAL REPORTS
Meet all of your 
needs for monthly financial reporting and projections. Learn how to automate monthly variance analyses, quickly produce board-ready financial reports, and comply with the ESSA site-based
reporting requirements. 
  WATCH A RECORDING
 


TUESDAY, NOV. 13, 2018
NOON EST

ENROLLMENT PROJECTIONS
Walk through the methodology and process to build out a custom 5-year projection for grade level enrollment and selected student to staff ratios using Forecast5’s Excel based Enrollment Projection Template. A usable copy of the template and step by step guide will be available to all registrants for this session. This will include dynamic reports that easily export projection scenarios.   REGISTER NOW 


TUESDAY, DEC. 11, 2018
NOON EST


ENROLLMENT & FINANCIAL DATA STORIES
Customized division data stories provide an integrated, high-level overview of key datasets. Explore the Enrollment and Financial data stories and what they say about your school division, then use them as a jump off point to drill into more details with data analytics.   REGISTER NOW 

 


TUESDAY, JAN. 8, 2019
NOON EST


PER STUDENT FINANCIAL COMPARISONS
Help your school division share its financial story with the community and locality board. Learn similarities and differences compared to neighboring school divisions by exploring 5Sight financial analytics,
diving into the makeup of revenues and expenditures and how that compares to others on a per student basis.
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TUESDAY, FEB. 12, 2019
NOON EST


MONTGOMERY COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS DATA SUCCESS STORIES

The division administration at Montgomery County Public Schools utilize 5Sight™ and 5Cast™ from the Forecast5 product suite. Join this session to hear firsthand how this division is increasing operational efficiency, optimizing resources, and saving time on significant projects throughout the year by leveraging data analytics tools. REGISTER NOW 


TUESDAY, MAR. 12, 2019
NOON EST


ACADEMIC ROI
ROI has traditionally been associated with investment portfolio returns. But, administrative leadership teams are beginning to take ROI concepts beyond stocks and bonds and using analytics to evaluate the programmatic investments they are making towards student outcomes. This webinar will cover three emerging leadership questions where data analysis is central to maximizing available resources and generating superior outcomes: How have we spent our money in relation to our goals? Does our multi-year financial plan set the stage for future success? Is our College and Career Readiness reporting a strategic asset or just a compliance activity?
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TUESDAY, APR. 9, 2019
NOON EST


TOOLS TO EASILY BUILD CUSTOM CHARTS AND DATA TABLES
Learn to use the Create tools in 5Sight and take your data analysis to the next level. Presenters will discuss and demonstrate how to quickly build, customize, and export pivot tables while sharing important best practices.This session will also walk through how to build and design custom charts including pie, scatter, bubble, and combo charts. REGISTER NOW 


TUESDAY, MAY 14, 2019
NOON EST

TELLING YOUR DIVISION'S FINANCIAL STORY
Learn how 5Sight analytics can enhance the preparation of your budget through historical trend analysis and peer district comparisons as well as incorporate these analytics into your budget presentations. REGISTER NOW