K-12 Schools Webinar Series

School Child Raising Hand
  • 6/18/2020
  • Webinar
  • Speaking Hosting

Join us for these complimentary webinars, which will highlight hot topics, updates, and best practices for K-12 schools.

Webinars

Cybercrime Trends – a State of the Union
June 18 (1 – 2 p.m. CT)

This session will describe the cyber threat landscape, discuss regulatory efforts to address the threat, and provide insight on how school leaders can effectively mitigate this emerging threat.

Learning objectives

  • Identify cybercrimes
  • Recognize payment fraud trends and tactics hackers are using
  • Explain how and why hackers are targeting your school
  • Identify recent cybercrime litigation issues
  • Identify common information security weaknesses
  • Identify solutions to help minimize risk

Speakers

Who should attend

This session is designed for CFOs, controllers, directors of business and finance, and accountants of K-12 schools, including districts, charter schools, and independent schools.

Recommended CPE

1 credit available: Information Technology

Risks of Occupational Fraud Facing Schools
July 16 (1 – 2:30 p.m. CT)

In this session, participants will learn how to identify instances of fraud and what internal control activities could aid in fraud prevention and detection.

Learning objectives

  • List the eight important facts of fraud
  • Discuss the latest fraud risks affecting schools
  • Identify actual instances of fraud that have recently occurred within schools
  • List and describe the most common fraud schemes
  • Identify common red flags and indicators of fraud
  • Recognize what internal control activities could have been in place to prevent the fraud from occurring or at least detect the malfeasance earlier

Speakers

Who should attend

This session is designed for CFOs, controllers, directors of business and finance, and accountants of K-12 schools, including districts, charter schools, and independent schools.

Recommended CPE

1.6 credits available: Auditing

Automating Your Financial Operations
August 13 (1 – 2 p.m. CT)

In this session, participants will learn trends in financial system automation and be able to identify opportunities and employ tools at their own schools for achieving better internal controls, increasing efficiency and maintaining operations while working remotely.

Learning objectives

  • Recognize the trends and potential benefits of financial system automation
  • Identify major pain points and recognize where to implement in your school
  • Identify the tools for requirements gathering and the system selection process

Speakers

Who should attend

This session is designed for CFOs, controllers, directors of business and finance, and accountants of K-12 schools, including districts, charter schools, and independent schools.

Recommended CPE

1 credit available: Accounting

CPE

Prerequisites: None
Program level: Overview
Advance preparation: None
Delivery method: Group Internet Based

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